palmPEDi: Improving Emergency Healthcare for Children

in Medical (E)

[] San Antonio, Texas - PalmER Worldwide LLC today is pleased to announce the release of palmPEDi: Pediatric Emergency Medicine Tape 1.1 for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Featuring a one touch interface, healthcare providers can quickly access the medication dosing and equipment sizing they need when caring for children with life-threatening emergencies.

According to a recent article published by the American Academy of Pediatrics, the incidence of medication dosing errors is 300% higher in pediatrics than in adults. palmPEDi aims to help decrease the incidence of these events.

palmPEDi provides weight, length, age, and color-code based dosing of critical life-saving medications and equipment sizes for EMS personnel, nurses, and doctors caring for children with emergency medical conditions. Medication dosing is provided for emergencies including trauma, anaphylaxis, seizure, asthma, croup, hypoglycemia, procedural sedation, pain management, and cardiac arrest.

palmPEDi is in use in over 30 countries. The app is currently rated 5 stars by users and was featured by Apple as "New and Noteworthy" and "What's Hot" in the iTunes medical category. palmPEDi is a universal app, taking advantage of the iPad's extra screen space as well as supporting the unique features offered for the iPhone and iPod touch.

Minimum Requirements:
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 3.0 or later
* Universal Application
* 1.9 MB

Pricing and Availability:
palmPEDi - Pediatric Emergency Medicine Tape 1.1 is available worldwide for $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) through the Apple App Store in the Medical category. Screenshots, press releases, logos, and review copies of our software are available upon request.

Founded in 2011, palmER Worldwide LLC is an independent software development company dedicated to providing high quality and innovative point of care medical applications. All Material and Software (C) 2011-2012 palmER Wordwide LLC / All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Android is a trademark of Google Inc.