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Fahrenheit to Centigrade
(F -32) x 5/9 = C
Centigrade to Fahrenheit
(C) x 9/5 +32 = F
oz
ounce
16 oz. = 1 lb.
lb
pound
1 lb. = 16 oz.
gtts
drops
tsp
teaspoon
tbs.
tablespoon
fl. oz.
fluid ounce
c
cup
pt
pint
qt
quart
gal
gallon
60 gtts
1 tsp
3 tsp
1 Tbs.
2 Tbs.
1 oz.
8 oz.
1 c
Desire/Have x Quantity
Order: Keflex 500 mg po qid
Available: Keflex 250 mg capsules
2 Capsules
Desire/Have x Quantity
Order Lortab 15 mg po q 4-6 hrs prn
Available: Lortab Elixir 7.5 mg per 5 mL
15/7.5 x 5 = 10 mL
Give 10 mL
Calculate Drops per Minute
Volume/Time (in minutes) x Drop Factor/1
Administer 500 mL of fluid over 4 hours 10 gtts/mL
500/240 x 10 = 21
21 gtts per minute
ss, 1/2
one half
a
before
p
after
c
with
s
without
1 oz.
30 cc or 30 mL
1 lb
2.2 kg
Clark's Rule:
To be used for children 2 years old and younger.
Child's weight in lbs./150 lbs x adult dose
Keflex po qid
Child's weight 12 lbs.
Adult dose 500 mg po qid
12/150 x 500
0.08 x 500 = 40 mg
Give Keflex 40 mg po qid
Fried's Rule:
To be used for children 1 year old and younger
Child's age in months/150 months x adult dose
8 mo./150 mo. x 500 = 26.5
Give 26.5 mg po qid
Young's Rule:
To be used for children age 2 to 12.
Child's age in years/child's age in years plus 12 years x adult dose
9/21 x 500 = 215
Give 215 mg po qid