pediatrics
January 2013, VOLUME131 /ISSUE 1

Weighing Pediatric Patients in Kilograms

In August 2012, the American Academy of Pediatrics endorsed the following publication: Emergency Nurses Association. Position Statement: Weighing Pediatric Patients in Kilograms. Des Plaines, IL: Emergency Nurses Association; March 2012. Available at: http://www.ena.org/SiteCollectionDocuments/Position%20Statements/WeighingPedsPtsinKG.pdf

Footnotes

  • All statements of endorsement from the American Academy of Pediatrics automatically expire 5 years after publication unless reaffirmed, revised, or retired at or before that time.

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