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Ex 3: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion – Two Steps

Ex 3: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion  – Two Steps

Welcome to a dosage calculation that requires multiple steps. The order is for three tablespoons of liquid every two hours … More Ex 3: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion – Two Steps

Ex: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion – Multiple Steps

Ex: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion  – Multiple Steps

Welcome to a dosage calculation that requires multiple parts. A patient is to receive 0.3 cc per kilogram of a … More Ex: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion – Multiple Steps

Ex: Pediatric Medication Dosage Calculation – Three Steps

Ex: Pediatric Medication Dosage Calculation – Three Steps

Welcome to an example of a Pediatric Medication Calculation, they’ll be determined using proportions. Proportion is made when we set … More Ex: Pediatric Medication Dosage Calculation – Three Steps

How does your body process medicine? – Céline Valéry

Have you ever wondered what happens to a painkiller, like ibuprofen, after you swallow it? Medicine that slides down your … More How does your body process medicine? – Céline Valéry

Ex 4: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion – Two Steps

Ex 4: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion  – Two Steps

Welcome to a dosage calculation, requiring multiple steps. A client weights 140 pounds. If the order is to receive a … More Ex 4: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion – Two Steps

Ex: Pediatric Medication Dosage Calculation – Four Steps

Ex: Pediatric Medication Dosage Calculation – Four Steps

You receive a medication order of 40 mg/kg of body weight. The available medication is 100 mg/ml. How many milliliters … More Ex: Pediatric Medication Dosage Calculation – Four Steps

Ex 2: IM Medication Dosage Calculation – Two Steps

Ex 2: IM Medication Dosage Calculation – Two Steps

You receive an order for 1/2 grain IM. The medication is available as 15 milligrams per ml. How many milliliters … More Ex 2: IM Medication Dosage Calculation – Two Steps

Ex 1: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion – One Step

Ex 1: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion  – One Step

Welcome to the first example of a one-step dosage calculation. To determine the dosage, we’ll be using a proportion which … More Ex 1: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion – One Step

Ex 1: IM Medication Dosage Calculation – Two Steps

Ex 1: IM Medication Dosage Calculation – Two Steps

You receive an order for 250 micrograms IM. The medication is available as one milligram, per two milliliters. How many … More Ex 1: IM Medication Dosage Calculation – Two Steps

Ex 2: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion – One Step

Ex 2: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion  – One Step

Welcome to a one-step dosage calculation. The order is for fifteen mEq and ten mEg per five cc’s is available. … More Ex 2: Medication Dosage Calculation Using a Proportion – One Step