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Nursing is a profession within the health care sector focused on the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abilities, prevention of illness and injury, alleviation of suffering through the diagnosis and treatment of human response, and advocacy in the care of individuals, families, communities, and populations.

The aim of the nursing community worldwide is for its professionals to ensure quality care for all, while maintaining their credentials, code of ethics, standards, and competencies, and continuing their education. There are a number of educational paths to becoming a professional nurse, which vary greatly worldwide; all involve extensive study of nursing theory and practice as well as training in clinical skills.

vCalc's Nursing folder contains formulas used in the nursing heath care sector.

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Nursing Equations

  • Diluting Stock Solutions by JustinLiller
  • Direct Care FTEs by Megan
  • Dosage Amount(Size of Patient) by JustinLiller
  • Dosage Calculation by JustinLiller
  • Dosage Calculation (Amount of Drug on Hand) by MichaelBartmess
  • Dosage Calculation (Amount to be Administered) by MichaelBartmess
  • Dosage Calculation (Desired Dose) by MichaelBartmess
  • Dosage Calculation (Quantity on Hand) by MichaelBartmess
  • Dosage rate by JustinLiller
  • Epworth Sleepiness Scale by KurtHeckman
  • Flow Rate (Gravity System) by JustinLiller