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3-2-1 Calc! Comprehensive Dosage Calculations Online V2.0: 2 year Printed Access Card, 1st Edition

  • Anna M. Curren
  • Gloria D. Pickar, EdD, RN President and Chief Academic Officer Compass Knowledge Group Orlando , Florida Former Academic Dean Seminole Community CollegeSanford, Florida
  • ISBN-10: 1435480317  |  ISBN-13: 9781435480315
  • © 2013 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $110.25 List Price = $ 147.00

About

Overview

3-2-1 CALC! COMPREHENSIVE DOSAGE CALCULATIONS ONLINE V2.0 is a full, interactive course that teaches the mathematical formulas nurses and other health care workers need to calculate accurate drug dosages. Your students can compare calculations in all three calculation methods—formula, ratio-proportion, and dimensional analysis or choose the one method that works best for them. Nine modules thoroughly cover both basic and advanced calculations and students can practice what they've learned by answering practice questions, completing case studies or taking one of the pre-determined or instructor created tests. Realistic drug labels, interactive syringes and videos complement the range of calculation competencies, from reading medication labels to calculation flow rates for heparin infusion. Instructors will experience expanded course administration functionality including the ability to customize the course experience, track student and class progress and access to a secure test-bank from which you can create and schedule tests. An easy and convenient way to teach dosage calculations in any setting, 3-2-1 CALC! COMPREHENSIVE DOSAGE CALCULATIONS ONLINE V2.0 can be used alone or alongside any of our market-leading dosage calculation books as an affordable online course that offers clear, step-by-step explanations, a wealth of practice problems, along with interactive exercises, videos, a calculator, testing, course administration, and more!

Features and Benefits

  • Three methods of calculation with the ability to set your preferred method as the default.
  • Extensive math review module strengthens necessary math skills and reduces math anxiety.
  • Over 1500 questions make up practice tests, module tests and new skill builders for extensive practice.
  • Drop-down Calculator at your fingertips for easy access when you need it.

Table of Contents

Modules:
1. Basic Math Pre-test.
2. Refresher Math.
3. Introduction to Drug Measures.
4. Equipment.
5. Orders, Labels, and Syringes.
6. Dosage Calculations.
7. Body Weight and Body Surface Area.
8. Basic & Critical Care IV.
9. Advanced Intravenous Therapy.
10. Pediatric Medication Calculations.
11. Comprehensive Post-tests.
12. Resources.

What's New

  • Skill Builders allow learners to apply their knowledge of dosage calculations to special sets of practice questions randomly drawn from topics that meet criteria set by the user.
  • Performance Indicators pinpoint areas for improvement and provide easy navigation for review and practice.
  • Create and schedule secure tests, module test, mid-terms or final exams.
  • Expanded Instructor Functionality and Reporting allows you to monitor individual student as well as class progress.
  • Customizable Course Settings controlled by the instructor makes 321 Calc! ideal for any setting or curriculum.
  • Robust Testing Capabilities include access to an auxiliary bank of questions with solutions and special functions like scheduling, question selection and distribution options.
  • Performance Color Coding set by the instructor or individual learner provides a visual indication of areas of strength and areas for improvement.

Alternate Formats

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  • Instant Access Code, 1 year

    ISBN-10: 1133132081  | ISBN-13: 9781133132080

    List Price = $107.00  | CengageBrain Price = $107.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $107.00

  • Printed Access Card, 1 year

    ISBN-10:  1435480325 | ISBN-13:  9781435480322

    List Price = $107.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $80.25

Learning Resource Bundles

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Bundle: Dosage Calculations, 9th + 3-2-1 Calc! Comprehensive Dosage Calculations Online V2.0: 2 year Printed Access Card

ISBN-10: 1133424112  | ISBN-13: 9781133424116

List Price = $177.95  | CengageBrain Price = $177.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $133.50

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  • 3-2-1 Calc! Comprehensive Dosage Calculations Online V2.0: 2 year Printed Access Card
    List Price = $147.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $110.25
  • Dosage Calculations
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Bundle: Text + MindTap® Medical Terminology, 2 terms (12 months) Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1305124456  | ISBN-13:  9781305124455

List Price = $159.95  | CengageBrain Price = $159.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $120.25

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  • MindTap® Medical Terminology, 2 terms (12 months) Printed Access Card
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  • 3-2-1 Calc! Comprehensive Dosage Calculations Online V2.0: 2 year Printed Access Card
    List Price = $147.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $110.25


ISBN-10:  1133024289  | ISBN-13:  9781133024286

List Price = $226.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $170.50

This Bundle Includes:

  • Dosage Calculations: A Ratio-Proportion Approach
    List Price = $146.95  | CengageBrain Price = $146.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $110.50
  • 3-2-1 Calc! Comprehensive Dosage Calculations Online V2.0: 2 year Printed Access Card
    List Price = $147.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $110.25


Bundle: Math for Meds: Dosages and Solutions, 10th + 3-2-1 Calc! Comprehensive Dosage Calculations Online V2.0: 2 year Printed Access Card

ISBN-10:  1133024300 | ISBN-13:  9781133024309

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  • Math for Meds: Dosages and Solutions
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  • 3-2-1 Calc! Comprehensive Dosage Calculations Online V2.0: 2 year Printed Access Card
    List Price = $147.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $110.25


Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

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Instructor Supplements

3-2-1 Calc! Comprehensive Dosage Calculation Online Course v2.0: 1 year Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 1435480325 | ISBN-13: 9781435480322)

3-2-1 CALC! COMPREHENSIVE DOSAGE CALCULATIONS ONLINE V2.0 is a full, interactive course that teaches the mathematical formulas nurses and other health care workers need to calculate accurate drug dosages. Your students can compare calculations in all three calculation methods—formula, ratio-proportion, and dimensional analysis or choose the one method that works best for them. Eleven modules thoroughly cover both basic and advanced calculations and students can practice what they've learned by answering practice questions, completing case studies or taking one of the pre-determined or instructor created tests. Realistic drug labels, interactive syringes and videos complement the range of calculation competencies, from reading medication labels to calculation flow rates for heparin infusion. Instructors will experience expanded course administration functionality including the ability to customize the course experience, track student and class progress and access to a secure test-bank from which you can create and schedule tests. An easy and convenient way to teach dosage calculations in any setting, 3-2-1 CALC! COMPREHENSIVE DOSAGE CALCULATIONS ONLINE V2.0 can be used alone or alongside any of our market-leading dosage calculation books as an affordable online course that offers clear, step-by-step explanations, a wealth of practice problems, along with interactive exercises, videos, a calculator, testing, course administration, and more!

List Price = $107.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $80.25

3-2-1 Calc! Comprehensive Dosage Calculation Online Course v2.0: 1 year Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1133132081 | ISBN-13: 9781133132080)

List Price = $107.00  | CengageBrain Price = $107.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $107.00

Trial Access, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Instructors  (ISBN-10: 1133607071 | ISBN-13: 9781133607076)

List Price = $.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $.00

Dimensional Analysis for Meds  (ISBN-10: 1435438671 | ISBN-13: 9781435438675)

Boost your confidence in dosage calculations with the strongest dimensional analysis book on the market! Increase your skills and confidence by turning to leading author Anna Curren, who has successfully taught dosage calculations to thousands of students over the years. Dimensional Analysis for Meds, fourth edition, will set your feet on the right path to accuracy and aptitude in medication calculations. You will find full-color drug labels and syringes throughout, tied to questions that test your understanding and mastery of drug dosages. Upon successful completion of the program outlined in Dimensional Analysis for Meds, you will be confident in your skills as a safe and effective practitioner.

List Price = $155.95  | CengageBrain Price = $155.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $117.50

Dosage Calculations: A Ratio-Proportion Approach  (ISBN-10: 1435454103 | ISBN-13: 9781435454101)

Now in its third edition, this market-leading resource retains the core strengths that made previous editions so successful, while providing the most up-to-date coverage of the science of conducting dosage calculations using a ratio-proportion approach! With a comprehensive math review, full-color drug labels, and critical thinking assessments, DOSAGE CALCULATIONS: A RATIO-PROPORTION APPROACH, third edition contains all of the trusted tools needed to teach students how to significantly reduce errors and increase their confidence in dosage calculation. The book carefully examines both basic and advanced calculations, including intravenous medications and those specific to the pediatric patient. It has been revised to reflect the most current drugs and protocol, as well as the newest regulations on medication abbreviations, new medication administration technologies, and safe medication practices, all in an effort to make this a solid resource and reference for anyone in, or entering the field.

List Price = $146.95  | CengageBrain Price = $146.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $110.50

Delmar’s Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals: The Basics of Decimals  (ISBN-10: 1439058377 | ISBN-13: 9781439058374)

Delmar's Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals is the ideal resource for students, those just entering the health care field, and for practicing health care professionals who need to review mathematical concepts and take their basic arithmetic skills to the next level and is the perfect companion to any dosage calculations book! Designed as small modules of topic-specific math content, readers enjoy the flexibility to choose the areas they want to study. Additionally, the books in the series can be used in a classroom or online class setting, where an instructor presents the material and students practice the concepts presented, or as supplemental resource for those wishing to review the concepts on their own. The instructional sections are presented in a clear and straightforward manner enhancing the reader's learning experience. The emphasis is on a basic presentation of the concepts with numerous examples and their explanations to illustrate their various aspects. There are many opportunities for the reader to practice the concepts; and answers and explanations to the questions are included, so the reader can immediately check their answer and remediate as necessary.

List Price = $37.95  | CengageBrain Price = $37.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $28.25

Delmar’s Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals: The Basics of Fractions  (ISBN-10: 1439058350 | ISBN-13: 9781439058350)

Delmar's Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals is the ideal resource for students, those just entering the health care field, and for practicing health care professionals who need to review mathematical concepts and take their basic arithmetic skills to the next level and is the perfect companion to any dosage calculations book! Designed as small modules of topic-specific math content, readers enjoy the flexibility to choose the areas they want to study. Additionally, the books in the series can be used in a classroom or online class setting, where an instructor presents the material and students practice the concepts presented, or as supplemental resource for those wishing to review the concepts on their own. The instructional sections are presented in a clear and straightforward manner enhancing the reader's learning experience. The emphasis is on a basic presentation of the concepts with numerous examples and their explanations to illustrate their various aspects. There are many opportunities for the reader to practice the concepts; and answers and explanations to the questions are included, so the reader can immediately check their answer and remediate as necessary.

List Price = $37.95  | CengageBrain Price = $37.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $28.25

Delmar’s Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals: The Basics of Percents  (ISBN-10: 1439058369 | ISBN-13: 9781439058367)

Delmar's Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals is the ideal resource for students, those just entering the health care field, and for practicing health care professionals who need to review mathematical concepts and take their basic arithmetic skills to the next level and is the perfect companion to any dosage calculations book! Designed as small modules of topic-specific math content, readers enjoy the flexibility to choose the areas they want to study. Additionally, the books in the series can be used in a classroom or online class setting, where an instructor presents the material and students practice the concepts presented, or as supplemental resource for those wishing to review the concepts on their own. The instructional sections are presented in a clear and straightforward manner enhancing the reader's learning experience. The emphasis is on a basic presentation of the concepts with numerous examples and their explanations to illustrate their various aspects. There are many opportunities for the reader to practice the concepts; and answers and explanations to the questions are included, so the reader can immediately check their answer and remediate as necessary.

List Price = $37.95  | CengageBrain Price = $37.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $28.25

Delmar’s Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals: The Basics of Ratio Rate and Proportion  (ISBN-10: 1439058385 | ISBN-13: 9781439058381)

Delmar's Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals is the ideal resource for students, those just entering the health care field, and for practicing health care professionals who need to review mathematical concepts and take their basic arithmetic skills to the next level and is the perfect companion to any dosage calculations book! Designed as small modules of topic-specific math content, readers enjoy the flexibility to choose the areas they want to study. Additionally, the books in the series can be used in a classroom or online class setting, where an instructor presents the material and students practice the concepts presented, or as supplemental resource for those wishing to review the concepts on their own. The instructional sections are presented in a clear and straightforward manner enhancing the reader's learning experience. The emphasis is on a basic presentation of the concepts with numerous examples and their explanations to illustrate their various aspects. There are many opportunities for the reader to practice the concepts; and answers and explanations to the questions are included, so the reader can immediately check their answer and remediate as necessary.

List Price = $37.95  | CengageBrain Price = $37.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $28.25

Dosage Calculation Practices for Nurses  (ISBN-10: 1435480295 | ISBN-13: 9781435480292)

Raise your confidence when it comes to dosage calculations with the 2nd Edition of Dosage Calculation Practice for Nurses. With over 1,000 new questions, this book provides additional practice important for accurately calculating dosages, a necessity for safe nursing practice. Learners can master both basic and advanced calculations in a variety of medication forms and routes including tablets, capsules, liquids, powders, oral, and intravenous infusions. Answers for each question are provided in an appendix as well as comprehensive examination. Use this unique tool in conjunction with any dosage calculation learning product or to refresh your skills for a return to the clinical setting.

List Price = $86.95  | CengageBrain Price = $86.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $65.50

Student Supplements

3-2-1 Calc! Comprehensive Dosage Calculation Online Course v2.0: 1 year Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 1435480325 | ISBN-13: 9781435480322)

3-2-1 CALC! COMPREHENSIVE DOSAGE CALCULATIONS ONLINE V2.0 is a full, interactive course that teaches the mathematical formulas nurses and other health care workers need to calculate accurate drug dosages. You can compare calculations in all three calculation methods—formula, ratio-proportion, and dimensional analysis or choose the one method that works best for you. Eleven modules thoroughly cover both basic and advanced calculations and you can practice what you've learned by answering practice questions, completing case studies or taking the module tests. Realistic drug labels, interactive syringes and videos complement the range of calculation competencies, from reading medication labels to calculation flow rates for heparin infusion. 3-2-1 CALC! COMPREHENSIVE DOSAGE CALCULATIONS ONLINE V2.0 is an affordable online course that offers clear, step-by-step explanations, a wealth of practice problems, along with interactive exercises, videos, a calculator, testing, and more!

List Price = $107.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $80.25

3-2-1 Calc! Comprehensive Dosage Calculation Online Course v2.0: 1 year Instant Access Code  (ISBN-10: 1133132081 | ISBN-13: 9781133132080)

List Price = $107.00  | CengageBrain Price = $107.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $107.00

Dimensional Analysis for Meds  (ISBN-10: 1435438671 | ISBN-13: 9781435438675)

Boost your confidence in dosage calculations with the strongest dimensional analysis book on the market! Increase your skills and confidence by turning to leading author Anna Curren, who has successfully taught dosage calculations to thousands of students over the years. Dimensional Analysis for Meds, fourth edition, will set your feet on the right path to accuracy and aptitude in medication calculations. You will find full-color drug labels and syringes throughout, tied to questions that test your understanding and mastery of drug dosages. Upon successful completion of the program outlined in Dimensional Analysis for Meds, you will be confident in your skills as a safe and effective practitioner.

List Price = $155.95  | CengageBrain Price = $155.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $117.50

Dosage Calculations: A Ratio-Proportion Approach  (ISBN-10: 1435454103 | ISBN-13: 9781435454101)

Now in its third edition, this market-leading resource retains the core strengths that made previous editions so successful, while providing the most up-to-date coverage of the science of conducting dosage calculations using a ratio-proportion approach! With a comprehensive math review, full-color drug labels, and critical thinking assessments, DOSAGE CALCULATIONS: A RATIO-PROPORTION APPROACH, third edition contains all of the trusted tools needed to teach students how to significantly reduce errors and increase their confidence in dosage calculation. The book carefully examines both basic and advanced calculations, including intravenous medications and those specific to the pediatric patient. It has been revised to reflect the most current drugs and protocol, as well as the newest regulations on medication abbreviations, new medication administration technologies, and safe medication practices, all in an effort to make this a solid resource and reference for anyone in, or entering the field.

List Price = $146.95  | CengageBrain Price = $146.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $110.50

Delmar’s Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals: The Basics of Decimals  (ISBN-10: 1439058377 | ISBN-13: 9781439058374)

Delmar's Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals is the ideal resource for students, those just entering the health care field, and for practicing health care professionals who need to review mathematical concepts and take their basic arithmetic skills to the next level and is the perfect companion to any dosage calculations book! Designed as small modules of topic-specific math content, readers enjoy the flexibility to choose the areas they want to study. Additionally, the books in the series can be used in a classroom or online class setting, where an instructor presents the material and students practice the concepts presented, or as supplemental resource for those wishing to review the concepts on their own. The instructional sections are presented in a clear and straightforward manner enhancing the reader's learning experience. The emphasis is on a basic presentation of the concepts with numerous examples and their explanations to illustrate their various aspects. There are many opportunities for the reader to practice the concepts; and answers and explanations to the questions are included, so the reader can immediately check their answer and remediate as necessary.

List Price = $37.95  | CengageBrain Price = $37.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $28.25

Delmar’s Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals: The Basics of Fractions  (ISBN-10: 1439058350 | ISBN-13: 9781439058350)

Delmar's Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals is the ideal resource for students, those just entering the health care field, and for practicing health care professionals who need to review mathematical concepts and take their basic arithmetic skills to the next level and is the perfect companion to any dosage calculations book! Designed as small modules of topic-specific math content, readers enjoy the flexibility to choose the areas they want to study. Additionally, the books in the series can be used in a classroom or online class setting, where an instructor presents the material and students practice the concepts presented, or as supplemental resource for those wishing to review the concepts on their own. The instructional sections are presented in a clear and straightforward manner enhancing the reader's learning experience. The emphasis is on a basic presentation of the concepts with numerous examples and their explanations to illustrate their various aspects. There are many opportunities for the reader to practice the concepts; and answers and explanations to the questions are included, so the reader can immediately check their answer and remediate as necessary.

List Price = $37.95  | CengageBrain Price = $37.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $28.25

Delmar’s Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals: The Basics of Percents  (ISBN-10: 1439058369 | ISBN-13: 9781439058367)

Delmar's Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals is the ideal resource for students, those just entering the health care field, and for practicing health care professionals who need to review mathematical concepts and take their basic arithmetic skills to the next level and is the perfect companion to any dosage calculations book! Designed as small modules of topic-specific math content, readers enjoy the flexibility to choose the areas they want to study. Additionally, the books in the series can be used in a classroom or online class setting, where an instructor presents the material and students practice the concepts presented, or as supplemental resource for those wishing to review the concepts on their own. The instructional sections are presented in a clear and straightforward manner enhancing the reader's learning experience. The emphasis is on a basic presentation of the concepts with numerous examples and their explanations to illustrate their various aspects. There are many opportunities for the reader to practice the concepts; and answers and explanations to the questions are included, so the reader can immediately check their answer and remediate as necessary.

List Price = $37.95  | CengageBrain Price = $37.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $28.25

Delmar’s Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals: The Basics of Ratio Rate and Proportion  (ISBN-10: 1439058385 | ISBN-13: 9781439058381)

Delmar's Math Review Series for Health Care Professionals is the ideal resource for students, those just entering the health care field, and for practicing health care professionals who need to review mathematical concepts and take their basic arithmetic skills to the next level and is the perfect companion to any dosage calculations book! Designed as small modules of topic-specific math content, readers enjoy the flexibility to choose the areas they want to study. Additionally, the books in the series can be used in a classroom or online class setting, where an instructor presents the material and students practice the concepts presented, or as supplemental resource for those wishing to review the concepts on their own. The instructional sections are presented in a clear and straightforward manner enhancing the reader's learning experience. The emphasis is on a basic presentation of the concepts with numerous examples and their explanations to illustrate their various aspects. There are many opportunities for the reader to practice the concepts; and answers and explanations to the questions are included, so the reader can immediately check their answer and remediate as necessary.

List Price = $37.95  | CengageBrain Price = $37.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $28.25

Dosage Calculation Practices for Nurses  (ISBN-10: 1435480295 | ISBN-13: 9781435480292)

Raise your confidence when it comes to dosage calculations with the 2nd Edition of Dosage Calculation Practice for Nurses. With over 1,000 new questions, this book provides additional practice important for accurately calculating dosages, a necessity for safe nursing practice. Learners can master both basic and advanced calculations in a variety of medication forms and routes including tablets, capsules, liquids, powders, oral, and intravenous infusions. Answers for each question are provided in an appendix as well as comprehensive examination. Use this unique tool in conjunction with any dosage calculation learning product or to refresh your skills for a return to the clinical setting.

List Price = $86.95  | CengageBrain Price = $86.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $65.50

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Anna M. Curren

Anna Curren has been writing inspired clinical textbooks for more than 40 years. A nurse and former Associate Professor at California's Long Beach City College, she first wrote this text when the one she was using bore no resemblance to her students' clinical needs. Her graduate degree in instructional design, along with many student and instructor reviews, helped her create what is now the most adopted text on the subject. Also a successful entrepreneur, Ms. Curren founded Wallcur, Inc., a company which produces instructional products, including Injecta-Pad, Practi-Amp, Practi-Insulin Training Pack, and other learning resources. Ms. Curren also wrote the best-selling Dimensional Analysis For Meds, also by Cengage Learning.

Gloria D. Pickar, EdD, RN

Gloria D. Pickar, R.N., Ed.D. is President and Chief Academic Officer of Compass Knowledge Group in Orlando, Florida. She is a former Academic Dean at Seminole State College in Sanford, Florida, and is among our most successful Delmar authors. In addition to nine editions of DOSAGE CALCULATIONS, the most popular dosage calculation book on the market, she wrote Dosage Calculations: A Ratio Proportion Approach, 3rd Edition.