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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