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Vitals calculator for Blood Pressure Percentile

In pediatrics, a normal blood pressure is determined by percentile at wellness exams. It is based on height, age and systolic and diastolic blood pressure. It would be nice if there was a calculator built into the vitals section that could determine this percentile.

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  • Dr Adrienne Classen commented  · 

    Since pediatric blood pressure values vary with age and height, the EMR needs to calculate whether at BP is normal, prehypertensive or hypertensive for a child of a particular height, age and gender and then tracks it over time

  • Dr Adrienne Classen commented  · 

    The blood pressure should be set to alert for abnormals for pediatrics which are different than adults and vary by age and ht.

  • Marc Connery commented  · 

    this should be high on your list. It is a simple spreadsheet, Also I would like the BMI percentile to automatically be calculated again. With the new format I have to open the growth chart every time

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