In this course you will explore nursing considerations related to the safe administration of medications. You will review basic pharmacology including common classifications of medications, effects of drugs in the body, and the assessment and evaluation of the patient following the administration of medications. You will practice calculating correct medication dosages using various methods. You will also review nursing responsibilities related to the preparation, administration, and evaluation of medications given via enteral, percutaneous, parenteral, intradermal, subcutaneous, and intramuscular routes.
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