Critical calculations

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1. 1 ounce=480 grains(gr)
1 ounce= 8 drams (dr)
therefore???
1 dram(dr)= 60 grain (gr)
2. 1 quart = 2 pints
1 pint = 16 fl oz
1 fl oz = 8 fluid drams
1 fl dram = 60 minims
1 minim = 1 drop (gt)
3. Abbreviations

Grain?
gr
4. ounce?
oz, double 3 looking thing
5. dram?
dr, 3 looking thing
6. drop?
gt
7. 1 drop= ? minims
1 teaspoon = ? drops
1 tablespoon = ? teaspoons
1 ounce = ? tablespoons
1 coffee cup = ? ounces
1 med. size glass = ? oz
1 measuring cup = ? ounces
• 1 minim
• 60 drops
• 3 teaspoons
• 2 tablespoons
• 6 ounces
• 8 ounces
• 8 ounces
8. 1 gram= ? grains
1 grain = ? milligrams
• 15 grains
• 60 milligrams
9. 1 L = ? oz
1 oz = ? ml
1ml = ? drops
• 32 oz
• 30 ml
• 15 drops
10. Just know that 30ml=1oz=8dr=2 T= 6t
11. What are the 5 rights in Drug admin?
• Right Client
• Right Drug
• Right Dose
• Right Time
• Right Route
 Author: flash28 ID: 23631 Card Set: Critical calculations Updated: 2010-06-15 05:07:40 Tags: Nursing calculations Folders: Description: Conversion factors for nursing calculations Show Answers: