How To Use PEDIATAPE
Indications for Use: Pediatric patients less than 144cm in length and / or 37kg in weight.
Measure height of patient from either end to get the color zone. Use a medical reference, color-coded with Dr. Broselow's color zones, to get detailed drug dose and administration instructions.
The following are some free and deluxe apps for various smartphones:
PediaTape color zones are based on 50th percentile estimated weight for length from the 2013 U.S. National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data set. For obese patients, bump up to the next higher color zone.
Care and Cleaning
PediaTape measuring and dosing recommendation products are water resistant and easily cleaned with a mild, non-abrasive anti-microbial cleaner.