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Authors

  1. Koharchik, Linda S. DNP, MSN, RN, CNE, NE-BC
  2. Hardy, Elaine C. PhD, MS, RN

Abstract

Dimensional analysis is a method of computation used in the physical sciences, but it also has practical applications for nursing. This approach to dosage calculation requires no memorization of formulas, can be applied to easy and complex computations, and shows a logical path to a correct solution. We help you add it up.