Calculations for new prescribers
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Calculations for new prescribers

Meriel Hutton Senior Associate Dean (Nursing and Midwifery), School of Health, University of Wolverhampton

Mistakes in calculation can lead to potentially dangerous prescribing errors. This article takes the nurse prescriber through some basic calculations and points out the possible pitfalls.

Primary Health Care. 15, 1,44-50. doi: 10.7748/phc2005.02.15.1.44.c571

Published in print: 01 February 2005