|Number of Pages||367 Pages|
Pharmacy Calculations for Technicians, teaches the essential mathematics concepts and skills pharmacy technicians use on the job. Guided by clear, complete examples and practice problems, students will succeed in learning the skills required for calculating and preparing drug doses in both community pharmacy and institutional pharmacy settings. This comprehensive new edition offers basic skill reviews on fractions and percents as well as practice in pharmacy math calculations, conversions, measurements, and applications of equations, including calculations required for dose and solution preparations. The text also teaches business terms and business math skills essential to pharmacy practice, including calculations to determine inventory and purchasing needs, profit margins, and inventory control.