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ABE NRS 3-6; ESL NRS 5-6 (Intermediate or Advanced)


  • Identify the key factors to consider when taking a medication;
  • Identify and explain the significance of key words and values on a medicine label;
  • Use modals correctly when talking and writing about medication instructions;
  • Use medicine label information to evaluate the safety and appropriateness of medications for different circumstances;
  • Use four functions to calculate dosage, refill status, and other medication information from a medicine label;
  • Compare and contrast medications using information on medicine labels;
  • Create an original medicine label that has all the major medicine label components.

Keywords: medicine, medication, safety, dosage, healthcare, medicine label, modals

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