Peds Anesthesia App
Peds Anesthesia is an App for the generalist anesthesia provider, one who does pediatric anesthesia cases, but maybe not all the time. Its offers the user the ability to customize the anesthetic plan based on the patient's individual demographics.
Endotracheal Tube Sizing Tool
The Endotracheal Tube Sizing Tool offers a distinct advantage of being able to visually compare the size of the "pinky" (little finger) to the size of the Endotracheal tube to be used for the individual patient.
- Please place the "pinky" (little finger) of the patient across the bottom of the screen.
- Please scroll up the sizes of the endotracheal tubes to match the thickness of the child's pinki
- This will likely be the correct endotracheal tube size for the child.
- These images are based on the true outer diameters of the standard endotracheal tubes
- This sizing tool is valid for an iPhone and iPod touch only.
Intraoperative Crystalloid calculator
The Intraoperative Crystalloid calculator is based on the 4-2-1- Rule and maintains a running total of what the intraoperative crystalloid requirements at that given hour should be. It takes into account the starting fluid deficit, Estimated blood loss, hourly maintenance rate and the Insensible fluids loss.
Anesthesia specific Medications
The Anesthesia specific Medications dosages are automatically calculated for the given patient's weight. The drugs have been categorized into simple categories that are common in anesthesia practice and are easy to use. Basic information on the drugs has been provided as well.
Disclaimer for the medications page:
Pediatric Anesthesia is a highly specialized branch of Anesthesia that requires years of training and supervision. While every caution has been taken to provide users with most accurate information and honest analysis, please use your discretion before taking any decisions based on the information in this app. These medications can be life threatening if administered incorrectly. Always double check medication dosages with standard pharmacology references. This app is just meant to be a guide to qualified practitioners of anesthesia and is not a peer-reviewed reference.
Pediatric Anesthesia is probably one of the more challenging aspects of anesthesia care. The margin of error is very narrow. We urge you to Always exercise caution and common sense while caring for patients especially children. All data and information provided on this site is for informational purposes only. Innovate LLC , its partners and associates makes no representations as to accuracy, completeness, currentness, suitability, or validity of any information on this site and will not be liable for any errors, omissions, or delays in this information or any losses, injuries, or damages arising from its display or use. All information is provided on an as-is basis.