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The Resource Math basics for the health care professional, Michelle Benjamin Lesmeister, MA, Renton Technical College, Renton, Washington

Math basics for the health care professional, Michelle Benjamin Lesmeister, MA, Renton Technical College, Renton, Washington

Label
Math basics for the health care professional
Title
Math basics for the health care professional
Statement of responsibility
Michelle Benjamin Lesmeister, MA, Renton Technical College, Renton, Washington
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Benjamin-Lesmeister, Michele
Dewey number
610.1/5195
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R853.M3
LC item number
B46 2014
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Medicine
  • Mathematics
  • Medical sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Medical sciences
  • Medicine
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine
Label
Math basics for the health care professional, Michelle Benjamin Lesmeister, MA, Renton Technical College, Renton, Washington
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Revised edition of: Math basics for the healthcare professional / Michele Benjamin Lesmeister. 2nd ed. 2005
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Unit 1. Whole number review : Pre-test ; Whole numbers ; Symbols and number statements ; Addition ; Subtraction ; Multiplication ; Prime factorization ; Division ; solving for the unknown number with basic mathematics ; Rounding ; Estimation ; Basics of statistical analysis ; Roman numerals ; Time in allied health ; Critical thinking with whole numbers ; Whole number post-test -- Unit 2. Fractions : Pre-test ; Part-to-whole relationships ; Equivalent fractions ; Reducing to lowest or simplest terms ; Improper fractions ; Adding fractions with like denominators ; Finding the common denominator ; Ordering fractions ; Subtraction of fractions ; Multiplication of fractions ; Multiplication of mixed numbers ; Division of fractions ; Converting temperatures using fraction formulas ; Complex fractions ; Critical thinking with fractions ; Fraction post-test -- Unit 3. Decimals : Pre-test ; Decimals ; Rounding decimals ; Comparing decimals ; Addition of decimals ; Subtraction of decimals ; Multiplication of decimals ; Division of decimals ; Simplified multiplication and division of decimals ; Changing decimals to fractions ; Changing fractions to decimals ; Temperature conversions with decimals ; Solving mixed fraction and decimal problems ; Critical thinking using decimals ; Decimal post-test -- Unit 4. Ratio and proportion : Pre-test ; Ratio ; Proportion ; Solving for x ; Word problems using proportions ; Solving for x in more complex problems using proportion ; Nutritional application of proportions ; Practice with food labels ; Critical thinking with ratio and proportion ; Ratio and proportion post-test -- Unit 5. Percents : Pre-test ; Percent-to-decimal conversion ; Decimal-to-percent conversion ; Using proportion to solve percent problems ; Percent change ; Percent strength of solutions ; Single trade discount ; Critical thinking in percent ; Percent post-test --
  • Unit 6. Combined applications : Pre-test ; Conversions among fractions, decimals, ratios, and percents ; Using combined applications in measurement conversion ; Standard units of measure ; Critical thinking with combined applications ; Combined applications post-test -- Unit 7. Pre-algebra basics : Pre-test ; Integers ; Critical thinking with pre-algebra basics ; Pre-algebra basics post-test -- Unit 8. The metric system : Pre-test ; Using the metric symbols ; Changing unit measures ; Critical thinking using the metric system ; Metric system post-test -- Unit 9. Reading drug labels, medicine cups, syringes, and intravenous fluid administration bags : Pre-test ; Medicine cups ; Syringes ; IV bags ; Critical thinking with reading drug labels, medicine cups, syringes, and IV fluid administration bags ; Reading drug labels, medicine cups, syringes, and IV fluid administration bags post-test -- Unit 10. Apothecary measurement and conversion : Pre-test ; Apothecary measurement and conversions ; Rounding in dosage calculations ; Critical thinking in apothecary system ; Apothecary system post-test -- Unit 11. Dosage calculations : Pre-test ; Performing dosage calculations ; Critical thinking in dosage calculations ; Dosage calculations post-test -- Unit 12. Parenteral dosage : Pre-test ; Injections ; Critical thinking in parenteral disages ; Parenteral dosage post-test -- Unit 13. The basics of intravenous fluid administration : pre-test ; Calculating IV infusion rates with a formula ; Modified setup ; Infusion duration ; Calculating total volume ; Critical thinking with intravenous fluid administration ; The basics of intravenous fluid administration post-test -- Unit 14. Basic dosage by body weight : Pre-test ; Conversion to kilograms ; Calculating dosage ; Critical thinking with basic dosage by body weight ; Basic dosage by body weight post-test -- Appendixes : A. Comprehensive post-test, Answers for the post-test ; B. Practice tests units 1-14, Answers key for practice exams 1-14 ; C. Answer key for student work test ; D. Dimensional analysis, Answers key for appendix D ; E. Student resources for math
Control code
ocn828682541
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xx, 394 pages
Isbn
9780133104158
Lccn
2013003786
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o828682541
  • (OCoLC)828682541
Label
Math basics for the health care professional, Michelle Benjamin Lesmeister, MA, Renton Technical College, Renton, Washington
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Revised edition of: Math basics for the healthcare professional / Michele Benjamin Lesmeister. 2nd ed. 2005
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Unit 1. Whole number review : Pre-test ; Whole numbers ; Symbols and number statements ; Addition ; Subtraction ; Multiplication ; Prime factorization ; Division ; solving for the unknown number with basic mathematics ; Rounding ; Estimation ; Basics of statistical analysis ; Roman numerals ; Time in allied health ; Critical thinking with whole numbers ; Whole number post-test -- Unit 2. Fractions : Pre-test ; Part-to-whole relationships ; Equivalent fractions ; Reducing to lowest or simplest terms ; Improper fractions ; Adding fractions with like denominators ; Finding the common denominator ; Ordering fractions ; Subtraction of fractions ; Multiplication of fractions ; Multiplication of mixed numbers ; Division of fractions ; Converting temperatures using fraction formulas ; Complex fractions ; Critical thinking with fractions ; Fraction post-test -- Unit 3. Decimals : Pre-test ; Decimals ; Rounding decimals ; Comparing decimals ; Addition of decimals ; Subtraction of decimals ; Multiplication of decimals ; Division of decimals ; Simplified multiplication and division of decimals ; Changing decimals to fractions ; Changing fractions to decimals ; Temperature conversions with decimals ; Solving mixed fraction and decimal problems ; Critical thinking using decimals ; Decimal post-test -- Unit 4. Ratio and proportion : Pre-test ; Ratio ; Proportion ; Solving for x ; Word problems using proportions ; Solving for x in more complex problems using proportion ; Nutritional application of proportions ; Practice with food labels ; Critical thinking with ratio and proportion ; Ratio and proportion post-test -- Unit 5. Percents : Pre-test ; Percent-to-decimal conversion ; Decimal-to-percent conversion ; Using proportion to solve percent problems ; Percent change ; Percent strength of solutions ; Single trade discount ; Critical thinking in percent ; Percent post-test --
  • Unit 6. Combined applications : Pre-test ; Conversions among fractions, decimals, ratios, and percents ; Using combined applications in measurement conversion ; Standard units of measure ; Critical thinking with combined applications ; Combined applications post-test -- Unit 7. Pre-algebra basics : Pre-test ; Integers ; Critical thinking with pre-algebra basics ; Pre-algebra basics post-test -- Unit 8. The metric system : Pre-test ; Using the metric symbols ; Changing unit measures ; Critical thinking using the metric system ; Metric system post-test -- Unit 9. Reading drug labels, medicine cups, syringes, and intravenous fluid administration bags : Pre-test ; Medicine cups ; Syringes ; IV bags ; Critical thinking with reading drug labels, medicine cups, syringes, and IV fluid administration bags ; Reading drug labels, medicine cups, syringes, and IV fluid administration bags post-test -- Unit 10. Apothecary measurement and conversion : Pre-test ; Apothecary measurement and conversions ; Rounding in dosage calculations ; Critical thinking in apothecary system ; Apothecary system post-test -- Unit 11. Dosage calculations : Pre-test ; Performing dosage calculations ; Critical thinking in dosage calculations ; Dosage calculations post-test -- Unit 12. Parenteral dosage : Pre-test ; Injections ; Critical thinking in parenteral disages ; Parenteral dosage post-test -- Unit 13. The basics of intravenous fluid administration : pre-test ; Calculating IV infusion rates with a formula ; Modified setup ; Infusion duration ; Calculating total volume ; Critical thinking with intravenous fluid administration ; The basics of intravenous fluid administration post-test -- Unit 14. Basic dosage by body weight : Pre-test ; Conversion to kilograms ; Calculating dosage ; Critical thinking with basic dosage by body weight ; Basic dosage by body weight post-test -- Appendixes : A. Comprehensive post-test, Answers for the post-test ; B. Practice tests units 1-14, Answers key for practice exams 1-14 ; C. Answer key for student work test ; D. Dimensional analysis, Answers key for appendix D ; E. Student resources for math
Control code
ocn828682541
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xx, 394 pages
Isbn
9780133104158
Lccn
2013003786
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o828682541
  • (OCoLC)828682541

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