FIRSTLight Apps for iPhone and iPad enables healthcare professionals to access reliable uk-medicines information in an instant, at any point in the clinical workflow, and anywhere – on-call, or on ward rounds. It can help clinicians make more informed and faster decisions, leading to improved efficiencies, and reduced costs associated with medication errors.
Specific features of FIRSTLight allow the user to see:
• how, when and when not to use a medication including ingredients, indications, doses, routes and administration advice,
• when to avoid using a medication, information about allergies and safety of use with other concurrent conditions, drugs and food, and
• FIRSTLight highlights what tests, measures and observations are required when using a particular medication and information about managing expected side effects.