PEDeDose makes your everyday work with children's medical care easier. With a few clicks and the input of data such as the age and weight of your patient, the tool calculates the optimal individual dosage for each selected drug.
PEDeDose is a web-based tool in which you can efficiently search for drugs and receive individual dosages for your patients.
PEDeDose contains all the important active ingredients that are used in children's clinics. The data are based on studies and the experience of the University Children's Hospital Zurich and are kept up to date.
Whether as a clinic, doctor's practice or pharmacy - access PEDeDose online or integrate it into your existing IT systems.
Dosing errors in pediatrics - analysis of CIRS data
The results of a recently published analysis of medication errors in pediatrics - reported via CIRS - show an already well-known picture: dosing errors are by far the most common cause of critical incidents. In their recommendations for preventing medication errors, the authors particularly emphasise the correct dosage calculation and the identification of high-risk situations.