Lesson 1, Topic 1
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01-Preparing and Administering Medications

March 28, 2021

Overview
This chapter gives an overview of basic principles of medication administration. Section One discusses the importance of accurate drug dosage calculation. Section Two presents information about drugs taken by the enteral route: oral, nasogastric (NG), or rectal. Section Three describes how to give drugs parenterally. Section Four describes the methods for giving medications percutaneously.