Children's Medication Administration App

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<p>PowerPoint Presentation</p> <p>Acetaminophen, Tylenol or Tempra, is the most commonly used over-the-counter medication for fever and pain in childrenIn this case, a 22 day old infant was given a 20 times overdose of acetaminophen by his parents.Luckily he was ok, but accidental Acetaminophen overdose remains the most common identifiable cause of acute liver failure in children.</p> <p>1</p> <p>There are many different concentrations, colours, flavours, brands that parents need to decipherThen they need to determine the right way to give it to their child.And most often this happens in the middle of the night, when the child is sick, the parents are tired and just to provide some relief for their suffering child.I think we can fix this problem with a mobile app that all parents need to do is enter their childs weight and the app instructs them on how to do the rest.</p> <p>2</p>

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