Pediatric Early Warning (PEW) Score System


Pediatric Early Warning (PEW) Score System


The Pediatric Early Warning (PEW) score system can help nurses assess pediatric patients objectively using vital signs in the pediatric intensive care unit. The scoring system takes into account the child’s behavior, as well as cardiovascular and respiratory symptoms.


Royal Alexandra Children's Hospital, Brighton

Funding Sources:

Department of Health-UK


Release Date: 2005
Original Summary: October 2008
Last Updated: 03/14/12

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