May 28, 2020  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHPR 1622 - Pharmacy Calculations (2)

The course is designed to enable student pharmacists to accurately perform pharmacy calculations required in pharmacy practice. Calculations taught range from dose calculations and adjustments to those necessary to compound, dispense, and administer medications. Examples of topics covered include conversion between various systems of measurement, dose calculations, calculations involving electrolytes, isotonicity calculations, intravenous flow and drip rate calculations, and calculations for altering product strength. Course material is delivered through didactic lectures and interactive workshops.