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possible date in your nursing program of study. There are multiple .... PART D PRACTICE DOSAGE CALCULATION EXAMS. Criteria for Grading ... PART E PEDIATRIC MEDICATIONS. Pediatric ...
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Calculate the safe dosage using kilograms of body weight. 6. Calculate the ... Complete the attached Drug Calculation Practice Tests ... Most pediatric medication dosages are recommended according.
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Sample Test .... Sample Problem Proportion is often used to calculate a dosage. ... The recommended pediatric dosage of Velosef is 20mg/kg/day. ... Plug them into the appropriate spots in the formula.
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