Math Skills For Allied Health Careers by Daniel L. TimmonsMath Skills For Allied Health Careers by Daniel L. Timmons

Math Skills For Allied Health Careers

byDaniel L. Timmons, Catherine W. Johnson

Paperback | February 28, 2007

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Basic Mathematical Skills for Allied Health Careers provides readers with a solid mathematical foundation because it presents clear explanations of the mathematical concepts required of health care workers. It contains over 1500 problems ranging in level and difficulty, and applies material directly to a variety of allied health careers. Detailed examples are worked through step-by-step and concepts are presented in a non-threatening, yet sophisticated, manner.  Unique to this book, it covers a broader range of allied health topics, discusses calculators and manual calculation techniques, and presents multiple methods for determining dosages.

Title:Math Skills For Allied Health CareersFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 10.8 × 8.2 × 0.9 inPublished:February 28, 2007Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0131713485

ISBN - 13:9780131713482


Table of Contents

1.      Basic Arithmetic Computations in Health Applications

2.      A Review of Algebra

3.      Systems of Measurement

4.      Medication Labels, Prescriptions, and Syringe Calculations

5.      Modeling Health Applications

6.      Calculations for Basic IV Therapy

7.      The Basics of Statistics

8.      Logarithms, Ionic Solutions, and pH