Author Archive | Iltifat Husain, MD
iPhone 6 and 6 plus adoption by physicians is significantly higher than the general public.
Apple’s lack of support for their Health app on the iPad platform is concerning.
How to access the CDC’s official guidelines via your iPhone and Android device.
IBM is analyzing text messages to map Ebola cases and enable better resource management.
Mobile tools are currently not being leveraged to educate on Ebola.
Google docs feature let’s you cite medical literature by using its search engine within the document.
NBA is analyzing physical activity metrics they are collecting to make health interventions.
Maryland’s EM department releases their famous medical education pearls into a free app.
Apple has turned on search in the medical category by your specialty, but the results are not ideal.
In Apple’s Health app you can now add donor status, blood type, and your medical history.
Epic adds Track my Health feature, enabling millions of patient’s to sync Apple Health data to their medical records.
Transforming a smartphone into a portable endoscope.
Pebble adds sleep monitoring and continuous health tracking into the core of their platform
Researchers use Skype and connect an iPhone to a slitlamp for eye exams.
Jawbone UP beats Fitbit and others to be the first fitness band app to have HealthKit integration.
iOS 8.0.2 update enables the use of the Healthkit platform.
Pedometer++ utilizes the widget functionality of iOS 8 to display your activity levels when your iPhone is locked.
Dartmouth researchers are the first to show how you can use a phone’s native sensors to determine mental health.
Essential Emergency Medicine medical apps
Note 4 has a sensor for SpO2, resulting in key implications for mobile health.