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Descriptor in English: Drug Dosage Calculations
Descriptor in Spanish: Cálculo de Dosificación de Drogas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Cálculos da Dosagem de Medicamento
Descriptor in French: Calcul des posologies
Entry term(s): Arithmetic, Pharmaceutical
Calculation, Drug Dosage
Calculation, Pharmaceutical
Calculations, Drug Dosage
Calculations, Pharmaceutical
Dosage Calculation, Drug
Dosage Calculations, Drug
Drug Dosage Calculation
Pharmaceutical Arithmetic
Pharmaceutical Calculation
Pharmaceutical Calculations
Tree number(s): E02.319.305
Scope note: Math calculations done for preparing appropriate doses of medicines, taking into account conversions of WEIGHTS AND MEASURES. Mistakes are one of the sources of MEDICATION ERRORS.
Allowable Qualifiers: HI history
History Note: 2008
See also the descriptors: Pharmaceutical Preparations MeSH
DeCS UI: 52887
Descriptor UI: D054796
Date Established: 2008/01/01
Date of Entry: 2007/07/09
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Drug Dosage Calculations - Preferred
Concept UI M0507724
Scope note Math calculations done for preparing appropriate doses of medicines, taking into account conversions of WEIGHTS AND MEASURES. Mistakes are one of the sources of MEDICATION ERRORS.
Preferred term Drug Dosage Calculations
Entry term(s) Arithmetic, Pharmaceutical
Calculation, Drug Dosage
Calculation, Pharmaceutical
Calculations, Drug Dosage
Calculations, Pharmaceutical
Dosage Calculation, Drug
Dosage Calculations, Drug
Drug Dosage Calculation
Pharmaceutical Arithmetic
Pharmaceutical Calculation
Pharmaceutical Calculations



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