The PEDS Emergency Guide App allows users to access an interactive version of the Geisinger, Janet Weis Children’s Hospital, Pediatric Emergency and Trauma Guide. This app is used during the assessment and treatment of pediatric emergencies. It includes pediatric trauma assessment, resuscitation guidelines, emergency medications, pediatric CPR metronome, a burn calculator, and approaches to common medical emergencies.
By entering the patients age, weight, and/or height in the app, medication dosages and equipment sizes can be rapidly accessed. Workflow algorithm charts are also included, showing the trauma decision scheme, and criteria for identification of major pediatric trauma. Using the most current American heart Association (AHA) guidelines, users have access to pediatric BLS, pediatric cardiac arrest, pediatric tachycardia, and pediatric bradycardia algorithms.

What’s New

Version 1.2.1

Updated the base framework.
Updated a few calculations and medication amounts.
Limited the patient name to initials.

Ratings and Reviews

4.2 out of 5
5 Ratings

5 Ratings

Philo348 ,


Great reference for emergencies! It would be nice to see some information for pediatric antibiotic uses for emergency situations like sepsis.

5kids2chase ,

Great resource!!

Excellent weight based resource for sick kids

App Privacy

The developer, Geisinger System Services, has not provided details about its privacy practices and handling of data to Apple. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

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  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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