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Free Critical Care Career Resources

A list of critical care career resources and program development briefs to help your development and advancement.

Drug Dosing

  • Davis Drug Guide Davis's Drug Guide includes drug monographs for thousands of medications from the new 16th edition update, regularly revised to keep you current. Quickly answer questions about dosing, administration and patient safety.
  • Medscape Weight Based Dosage Calculator The Medscape Weight Based Dose Calculator is used for weight based dosing. The parameters for the calculator include dosage, weight, med amount, per volume.

Drug Dosing Apps

  • Calculate by QxMD From the developer of 'Read by QxMD', 'The ECG Guide' and 'Pedi STAT' comes 'Calculate', a next-generation clinical calculator and decision support tool, freely available to the medical community.
  • Infinite Dose: The Smart Drug Dosage Calculator A must have drug dosing app for every physician or nurse to calculate the most difficult intravenous Emergency, ICU and NICU drugs doses or just the simplest pediatric outpatient daily oral medications.
  • Lexicomp Mobile App by Wolters Kluwer  A mobile solution that provides access to drug and clinical information on the latest smartphones and tablets.

Pediatric Acute and Critical Care Resources

  • OPENPediatrics This is an open-access online community of healthcare professionals sharing best practices from all resource settings around the world through innovative collaboration and digital learning technologies.

Pediatric Drug Dosing Apps

  • Pedi Quik Calc Pedi QuikCalc is the fastest, most up-to-date medical calculator for pediatrics!
  • Peds Med Peds Meds is a simple, yet elegant dosage calculator with a searchable and customizable drug listing.

Journal Club

MME Calculators

Scope of Practice Resources

Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Scope of Practice Resources

Advanced Practice Critical Care Jobs

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Thank you to the contributors:

Ann-Marie Brown, PhD, APRN, CPNP-AC/PC, CCRN, FCCM Assistant Clinical Professor Specialty Coordinator, Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing | Emory University April N. Kapu, DNP, RN, ACNP- BC, FAANP Associate Nursing Officer, VUMC Advanced Practice and Director, Office of Advanced Practice Associate Professor, Vanderbilt University School of Nursing Assistant in Critical Care, Dept. of Anesthesiology Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Jay M. Hunter, DNP, RN, CPNP-AC, CCRN, CPEN, CPN Assistant Clinical Professor | Family Health Care Nursing | UCSF School of Nursing Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Critical Care | UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital San Francisco, CA


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September 1, 2022


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