To prevent adverse drug events for pediatric patients, increase care provider efficiency, and reduce stress for care providers, a technology tool was developed that calculates medication dosage requirements during emergency situations. This article describes a simple low-cost technological solution for improving patient safety and care-provider assurance. Follow-up studies provide validation of the technology tool.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Journal for healthcare quality : official publication of the National Association for Healthcare Quality|
|State||Published - Mar 2006|