Updated and improved in a 5th Edition, Pharmaceutical Calculations retains the logical, programmed format that has become the hallmark of this textbook. Used successfully by pharmacy students and professionals for several decades, this classic text encourages an active learning approach to tackling and solving calculation problems.
Features in this new edition include:
Self-paced and active learning approach that allows a student to reinforce and build on previously learned concepts, with specific learning objectives and practice questions in each chapter
Significant rearrangement of chapters and rewrite of topics of the previous edition, making content ideal for textbook use in a typical dosage calculations course for any health care professional
Added practice problems (NAPLEX-patterned) to reflect real practice situations a pharmacist and/or other health care professionals will encounter when working at various settings
New chapter dedicated to practical calculations used in contemporary compounding, new appendices, and solutions and answers for all problems
Pharmaceutical Calculations, 5th Edition reflects the modern trends and practices in pharmaceutical education and incorporates the most recent changes in pharmacy practice. The text effectively helps students master the essential methods for calculation and measurement of pharmaceuticals. This clear, comprehensive resource presents a highly practical description of pharmaceutical calculations that focuses on day-to-day professional needs. It is an ideal primary text for students of pharmacy as well as an invaluable reference for professionals.
Keywords: Pharmaceutical calculations, pharmacy practice, pharmaceutical measurements, method calculations, dosage calculations, drug concentration, compounding, veterinary pharmacy, Pharmaceutical & Medicinal Chemistry