Cochise College

CATALOG 2014-15

NUR 121A Medication Math I (2)

Prerequisite(s): Appropriate placement test score or MAT 081, and acceptance into the nursing program.

This course gives students the math skills necessary to convert and calculate drug dosages for oral, injectable, and intravenous drugs. Experience is provided in techniques for the calculation of oral and parenteral drug dosages for adults and children, and for the calculation of intravenous flow rates.

2 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory.

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