Cochise College

CATALOG 2014-15

NUR 121B Medication Math II (2)

Prerequisite(s): NUR 121A with a grade of B or better, and concurrent enrollment in NUR 232.

This course reinforces the skills necessary to convert and calculate drug dosages for oral, injectable, and intravenous drugs; it reviews techniques for the calculation of oral and parenteral drug dosages for adults and children, and for the calculation of intravenous flow rates. Focus is on these skills and techniques as they apply to pediatrics, critical care, pediatric critical care, labor and delivery, and the general community.

2 hours lecture, 1 hour laboratory.

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