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VTTK 1751 - Pharmaceutical Calculations

Credits: 3

A course designed to introduce students to basic mathematical calculations used in the field of veterinary pharmacology.Major topics to be covered includeReview of basic math concepts needed to successfully perform pharmaceutical calculations; guidelines for writing prescriptions; abbreviations used in prescription writing, drug dose calculations using the formula, ratio and factor-label methods; metric conversions, medication dispensing, and fundamentals of fluid therapy.

Course Note: Students may be required to enroll in VTTK 1009   Co-Requisite for VTTK 1751.  Required enrollment in VTTK 1009   will be determined during the first week of the VTTK 1751 class.

Corequisite: VTTK 1500   must be completed with a grade of C or better; or VTTK 1500   must be taken at the same time as this course.
Lecture Hours: 3

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