- The impact of medication/dosage calculation
Position: Nursing faculty improves student performance with medication/dosage calculation
Body: Relevant information - importance of medication and dosage calculation - types of calculations - A clear connection between nursing faculty and medication/ dosage calculation
- Summary - Recommendation based on the reviewed literature.
The sources used included at the end of this paper Introduction Dosage calculation is the computation of the amount of medication to be administered in a required dose, strength and unit volume. Calculations are significant sources of medication errors (Cowan, 2009). The patient safety depends on the practitioner ability to calculate dosage accurately and in a timely manner. The ...