Paediatric Medication Calculations
- : Online
Paediatric medications can be complex and full of a number of calculations just for one medication!
In this session, Brooke will begin with the basics of medication calculations before moving onto the more complex paediatric medications involving dose calculations using weight, syrup based medications and IV medication calculations. She will present a case study to demonstrate the practical use of paediatric medication calculations.
In this session you will:
- Revise basic medication calculations;
- Learn how to calculate a child’s dose based on their weight;
- Learn how to calculate syrup based medications with ease; and,
- Learn how to prepare paediatric IV medications confidently