Table 2

Apps provided or recommended by institutions or locally designed

Provided on institutional deviceRecommended by institutionLocally led apps
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Reference apps
 Local guidance apps221142
 RxGuidelines005200
 Induction113200
 UptoDate111100
 MedHand110000
 BMJ Best Practice000100
 MedCalc000100
 NICE Guidance app010000
Resuscitation
 APLS010000
 Mersey Burns010100
 NeoMate002000
 PaediatricEmergencies101100
Formulary
 BNF/BNFc539600
 Local formulary013300
 Yellow Card010000
Antibiotic guidance
 Local antibiotic guidelines115532
 MicroGuide114200
 NHS Scotland antimicrobials001100
Advice
 HANDi001000
 NHS—Child Health100010
Communication
 BleebPod001100
 NW Burns referral001000
 Local communication app110000
Miscellaneous
 AIRVO 2010000
 Arrow EZ-IO000100
 Chameleon (game)001000
 CitizenAID001100
 POPS001111
 SimMon110000
 Taking the ouch out of children’s emergency010001
  • APLS, Advanced Paediatric Life Support; BNF/BNFc, British National Formulary; NICE, National Institute for Health and Care Excellence.