PEDI Slide Chartâ„¢ includes Slide Chart - Measuring Tape and Vinyl Envelope wo/pocket

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Part Number : pedislidechart

Our Price : $24.00

Product Details

The PEDI Slide Chart™ makes caring for children in urgent situations easier. It is a durable, reusable guide that provides length and weight-based calculations obtained from the CDC™ weight-to-stature growth charts and are used to provide a reliable medication dosage and/or sizing of equipment.

  • Eliminates memorization
  • Eliminates mathematics (errors in decimal point placement, mathematical calculations, or expression of dosage regimen accounted for 59.5% of dosage errors. Lesar, TS. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 1998 Apr; 152(4):340-4.)
  • Promotes standardization
  • Provides redundancy and universality
  • Water resistant and can be cleaned with mild, non-abrasive antimicrobial cleanser
  • Rapid, easy access to emergency and urgent pediatric specific information.
  • Infection Control compliance: Slide chart does not come into direct contact with the patient. The disposable/reusable measuring tapes can be cleaned or discarded.
  • Length & weight is based on CDC™ weight-to-stature growth charts.
  • Medication concentrations are clearly shown next to the medication.
  • Body type (average, at risk, overweight) is used for better accuracy.
  • Normal vital sign parameters and Pediatric Trauma Score included.
  • Information is easy to find in the appropriate slide chart information slots.
  • Slide chart may be used as a calculator if actual weight is known.
  • Color coded to match existing systems accessories.

This is not a Broselow® Pediatric Emergency Tape. They are only available from Armstrong Medical in Packages of 5 for $120.00 plus shipping. Please contact Armstrong Medical at 800-323-4422 to purchase Broselow® Tapes. The part number for the package of 5 is AE-4800. They are not sold individually.