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 What is bigger, a gram or a grain? Gram What is bigger, kg or g? kg 1 kg equals 1000 g How many milligrams make up a g? 1000 List the metric weights from smallest to biggest nanogram microgram milligram gram kilogram What is the abbreviation for a nanogram ng What is bigger, nanogram or microgram? microgram 1 mg = 1000 ng How many milliliters in a teaspoon? 5 How many milliliters in a tablespoon? 15 How many ounces in a tablespoon? 1/2 How many milliliters in an oz? 30 15 ml = ______oz 1/2 How many ml in an oz? 30 250 ml= ______oz 8+ 500 ml = _____pint 500 ml = _____oz 1+ pint 16+ oz 1000 ml = _____quarts 1+ 1 fluid oz = ______mL 30 1 milliliter = _____minims (m) 15 4 milliliters = _____drams 1 (3)must be the abbreviation for dram What is bigger, kg or lb? kg How many pounds for 1 kg? 2.2 How many milligrams for 15 grains? 1000 How many milligrams is gr4? 250mg=gr4 How many grains equals 1000 milligram? 15 0.3 mg = gr _____ 1/200 _____ milligrams = 1/2 grain 30 30 milligrams (mg)=gr 1/2 How many milligrams equals 1 grain? _____mg=gr1 60 What is the formula for celcius conversion to farenheit? multiply by 1.8 and add 32 What is the formula for farenheit to celcius conversion? subtract 32 and divide by 1.8 Converting f to c, do you add or subtract? subtract Converting c to f, do you multiply or divide? multiply C to F add/subtract multiply divide? multiply and add F to C add/subtract multiply/divide? subtract and divide How do you round kilograms? carry to the hundreths, round to the tenths. 2.06kg = 2.1kg How do you round pounds? round to whole number How many mg in gr 1? 60 4mL=__ dram 1 16mL=__ dram 4 1 t= __ mL 1 t= 5mL 1T= __mL 1T= 15mL 1mL=___minims 0.5mL=____minims 1mL=15 min 0.5mL=8 min 8 min=_____mL 8 min= 0.5mL 1 tablespoon= ___oz 1/2 1/2 oz= ___mL 15 1/2 oz=15ml 1 dram=___mL 4 8mL=___dram 2 q.h.s. at bedtime qh every hour What do you need to do to solve this problem? client is 145lbs DO=6mg/kg 24h First convert lb to kg Then figure out how many mg to her kg Then figure out how many doses in 24 hrs gr1=___mg 60 gr 1/2= ___mg 30 30mg=gr___ 1/2 60 mg=gr___ 1 250mg=gr___ 4 500mg=gr____ 7 1/2 1000mg=gr____ 15 What is the rounding rule for grains? expressed in a fraction if you have less that 60 mg How many minims in 1 mL? 15 Remember this picture: 1mL=15minims 4mL=1dram How many ounces in a T? 1/2 Remember this picture: 1/2oz=15mL=1T How many ounces in 15mL? 1/2 ounce How many milliliters in 1 dram? 4 gr15=_____mg? 1000 gr4=___mg? 250 How do you round injections? Over 1mL More than 1 mL - carry to the hundredths and round to the tenths. Use standard 3mL syringe. How do you round injections? Under 1mL Less than 1mL, carry to the thousandth and round to the hundredths. use a tuberculin syringe. How would you round a fraction mL for injection? Example: 2/3 mL Example: 1 1/4 mL If it is a fraction, convert it to decimals and then the mL rounding rules. So 2/3 mL would be 0.666mL=0.67ml(tuberculin syringe) So 1 1/4 mL=1.25mL=1.3mL (standard 3 mL syringe) How do you round minims? to whole numbers How do you round kilograms? carried to the hundredths and rounded to the tenths What is the rounding rule for temperature? Temperature is carried to the hundredths and rounded to the tenths How do you round t? convert it to mL, then round accordingly How do you round oz? convert it to mL, then round accordingly How do you round drams? convert it to mL, then round accordingly How do you round tablespoons? convert it to mL, then round accordingly How do you round when calculating IV drop rate? Round to the nearest whole number for drops per minute