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Math & Dosage Calculations for Healthcare Professionals, 4/e

Kathryn A. Booth, Total Care Programming
James Whaley, Baker College
Susan Sienkiewicz, CCRI
Jennifer Palmunen, CCRI

ISBN: 0073374695
Copyright year: 2012

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COURSE RESOURCES

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  • ALEKS Prep for Math and Dosage is a Web-based program that focuses on content knowledge needed to be successful for the basic math topics required in a dosage calculations course. ALEKS uses artificial intelligence and adaptive questioning to precisely assess a student’s preparedness and then provides personalized instruction to help students quickly attain knowledge and progress through the course. Find out more at www.aleks.com.

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INSTRUCTOR RESOURCES

You can rely on the following materials to help you and your students work through the exercises in the book:

  • Instructor Edition of the Online Learning Center at www.mhhe.com/mathanddosage4e. Your McGraw-Hill sales representative can provide you with access and show you how to “go green” with our online instructor support.

  • Instructor’s Manual with course overview; sample syllabi; answer keys for all exercises, which have gone through two rounds of accuracy checking; and correlations to various standards.

  • A PowerPoint slide presentation for each chapter, containing teaching notes correlated to Learning Outcomes. Each presentation seeks to reinforce key concepts and provide a visual for students. The slides are excellent for in-class lectures.

  • Test bank and answer key for use in classroom assessment. The comprehensive test bank includes a variety of question types, with each question linked directly to its Learning Outcome, Bloom’s Taxonomy, and difficulty level. Both a Word version and a computerized version (EZ Test) of the test bank are provided.

  • Executable files that were previously on Instructor CD, which allow the instructor to interact with the student CD. Using the instructor Grade Book (gradebook.exe), the instructor can open student emails and view and record the student progress on the learning activities from the student CD. Using the Test Bank editor (questioneditor.exe), the instructor can update the interactive and Spin the Wheel questions adding, content and additional pictures.

  • Conversion Guide with a chapter-by-chapter breakdown of how the content has been revised between editions. The guide is helpful if you are currently using M&DC and moving to the new edition, or if you are a first-time adopter.

  • Instructor Asset Map to help you find the teaching material you need with a click of the mouse. These online chapter tables are organized by Learning Outcomes and allow you to find instructor notes, PowerPoint slides, and even test bank suggestions with ease! The Asset Map is a completely integrated tool designed to help you plan and instruct your courses efficiently and comprehensively. It labels and organizes course material for use in a multitude of learning applications.

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