Book Description: Rapid ACLS on PDA will provide you with the essential information you need in the clinical setting or during an ACLS or PALS course. Based on Barbara Aehlert's Rapid ACLS pocket guide this PDA version is designed to keep the most critical ACLS, PALS, and BLS information at your fingertips! You'll find the ACLS algorithms, plus pertinent information on pharmacology, airway, dysrhythmia recognition, and more! Plus, Rapid ACLS on PDA also features a database of 272 drug monographs from Mosby's Drug Consult-chosen to represent the most common drugs encountered. This feature is exclusive to the PDA version. Also contained are several "calculators" for determining pertinent data in a quick and easy fashion. The calculators include Assessing Fluid Deficit, Body Mass Index (BMI), Metric/Imperial Converter, IV Infusion Rates, and more!Rapid ACLS is color enabled and is compatible with both Palm OS and Pocket PC (Windows) platforms.The CD-ROM version of this handheld software is not Mac-compatible. All Mac users must purchase the downloadable version (ISBN 0-323-02400-9). See link to this product under "Companion Products".