A patient weighs 14 kg and requires drug A at a dose of 5 mg/kg per day. What is the total daily dose for this patient?
First off is the cancellation of dimensions
For simplicity you can split 14 up and distribute
Use the units of measurement to guide as to how to do the calculation.
You need to end up with just
We are given
If we do this:
Doing the same thing with the numbers:
A quick way of calculating
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