Calculations for Pharmaceutical Practice

Calculations for Pharmaceutical Practice

By Arthur J. Winfield, BPharm, PhD, MRPharmS, Chairman, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, Kuwait University, Kuwait; and Ivan Edafiogho , PhD, RPh, Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, Kuwait University, Kuwait


Chapter 1 Introduction to calculations
Chapter 2 Quantities and units
Chapter 3 Expressions of concentration
Chapter 4 Drugs in different forms
Chapter 5 Density and displacement volume
Chapter 6 Solubility
Chapter 7 Master formulae
Chapter 8 Changing concentration
Chapter 9 Trituration
Chapter 10 Suppositories
Chapter 11 Doses calculations
Chapter 12 Paediatric doses
Chapter 13 Reconstitution of medicines
Chapter 14 Preparation of injections
Chapter 15 Other practice-related questions
Chapter 16 Basic statistics
Chapter 17 Introductory pharmacokinetics
Chapter 18 Sample papers
Chapter 19 Answers