Master medical calculations in an engaging environment! In these fun and practical lessons, you will gain the medical math skills you need for anything from calculating dosages to using scientific formulas. Whatever medical field you're in, the hands-on activities in this course will help you perform day-to-day math tasks quickly and easily.
First, you will brush up your basic math skills. You will begin with a review of fractions, decimals, and percentages, and then dive into measurement systems and conversions used in the medical field.
Next, you will do dosage calculations for oral, parenteral, and intravenous medications. You will explore three different methods you can use for dosage calculations: proportions, dimensional analysis, and the formula method. You will also learn an easy formula that you can apply to many dosage calculations.
Finally, you will get an introduction to basic statistics and probability. You will find out how to interpret the latest medical findings for your patients, and journal articles will no longer be a mystery!
Whether you are new to the field of medicine or want to enhance your skills, this is the course for you. By the time you finish these lessons, you will have a solid grounding in basic medical math, and you will be ready to confidently tackle any calculation.