Pediatric Resuscitation Supplies

Equipment                
Pink
Newborn/
small infant
(3-5 kg)
Red

Infant
(6-9 kg)
Purple

Toddler
(10-11 kg)
Yellow

Small Child
(12-14 kg)
White

Child
(15-18 kg)
Blue

Child
(19-22 kg)
Orange

Large Child
(24-28 kg)
Green

Adult
(30-36 kg)
Resuscitation
Bag
Child Child Child Child Child Child Child/adult Adult
O2 Mask Newborn Newborn Pediatric Pediatric Pediatric Pediatric Adult Adult
Laryngoscope
blade (size)
0-1 straight 1 straight 1 straight 2 straight 2 straight or
curved
2 straight or
curved
2-3 straight
or curved
3 straight
or curved
Tracheal tube
(mm)
Premature
Infant 2.5
Term infant
3.0 - 3.5
uncuffed
3.5 uncuffed 4.0
uncuffed
4.5
uncuffed
5.0
uncuffed
5.5
uncuffed
6.0
cuffed
6.5
cuffed
Endotracheal
tube length
(cm at lip)
10-10.5 10-10.5 11-12 12.5-13.5 14-15 15.5-16.5 17-18 18.5-19.5
Stylet (F) 6 6 6 6 6 14 14 14
Suction
Catheter
6-8 8 8-10 10 10 10 10 12
BP Cuff Newborn/
infant
Newborn/
infant
Infant/
child
Child Child Child Child/
adult
Adult
IV Catheter G 22-24 22-24 20-24 18-22 18-22 18-20 18-20 18-20
Butterfly G 23-25 23-25 23-25 21-23 21-23 21-23 21-22 18-21
NG tube F 5-8 5-8 8-10 10 10-12 12-14 14-18 18
Urinary
catheter
5-8 5-8 8-10 10 10-12 10-12 12 12
Defibrillation/
cardioversion
External
paddles
Infant
paddles
Infant
paddles
until 1 yr or
10 kg
Adult
paddles
when

10 kg
Adult
paddles
Adult
paddles
Adult
paddles
Adult
paddles
Adult
paddles
Chest tube 10-12 10-12 16-20 20-24 20-24 24-32 28-32 32-40

*Adapted from the 2002 Broselow Resuscitation Tape