SickNewborn is an app based on the "Standard Treatment Protocols (STP's) for Management of Sick Neonates in Small Hospitals"
World Health Organization Collaborating Center at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences(WHO-CC AIIMS),New Delhi with the help of neonatologists from SEARO region have come out with STP's for management of sick newborn at small hospitals with limited resources (newborn stabilisation units and first referral units). These are based on current evidence based practices advocated by WHO HQ (Managing newborn problems: a guide for doctors, nurses, and midwives, World Health Organization 2003) and experts' opinion till date (26th January 2013).STP's have undergone pilot testing among postgraduate medical students. The feedback suggested has been incorporated.

The app contains menu-based algorithms for treating newborn babies , newborn examination videos, links to equipment videos, STP's in document format and a clinical note-taking function.

Disclaimer:We have taken utmost effort to ensure that no harm occurs from the application of these protocols. WHO-CC AIIMS however does not take any responsibility for harm or damage to patients, staff, care giver or equipments resulting from misinterpretation or misuse of this app or  the resource materials contained there-in.

What’s New

Version 2.0

1.Fortnightly Image Challenge from our wards
2.Section on Antenatal Corticosteroids
3.Many minor tweaks for the betterment of UX

Ratings and Reviews

4.4 out of 5
9 Ratings
9 Ratings
As kireeti ,

Excellent application

It is very useful app for those who are practising newborn. It is very user friendly, knowledge spreading app. Especially the quiz section....really brushes our knowledge. Thank you DR. Ashok Deorari sir for giving such a wonderful app. We are very grateful to you sir.

Wolfram9073 ,

User friendly app in the truest sense

The fortnightly quiz is a refreshing add...keep up the good work, team Dr Deorari!

DeepakChawla ,

Best app

This is one of the best app in child health. The protocols are evidence based and simple to be used anywhere in world. Specially relevant for small hospitals of Asia, Africa and South America. Best of luck to developers.


Ashok Deorari
95 MB
Health & Fitness

Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.



Age Rating
Rated 12+ for the following:
Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
Infrequent/Mild Medical/Treatment Information
© 2014 Ashok Deorari,Vrishketan Sethi


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