Author Archive | Iltifat Husain, MD
Microsoft’s Nokia Lumia will be part of a study to manage diabetes in the medicaid population.
Health metrics you put into apps can eventually be sold to insurance companies or big data companies.
Reuters is confirming that Apple is working to integrate HealthKit with Epic’s MyChart app
A toy that children can use to learn diabetes management
The most popular journal management app comes to Android
How a popular iPhone health app is being used by patients incorrectly to monitor blood pressure.
The best medical apps for residents starting intern year
iPhone modified bronchoscope compared to Glidescope and macintosh laryngoscope
How physician workflows could be transformed by Nuance’s Dragon software
Apple’s partnership with Epic is critical in the success of their health app
There are two main takeaways for Physicians from Apple’s Healthcare announcement.
Samsung’s announcement fails to address the main issues facing wearables.
Physicians might be asking themselves whether they should purchase Glass today. They need to realize the current applications for Glass in medicine are at a systems level, not a personal one.
I’ve been spending several hours testing Google Glass in our procedures cadaver lab to get a better understanding of the device’s hardware and software capabilities. When using the device with cadavers to practice procedures, I realized how easily Glass could be integrated into the anatomy lab by medical students. Google Glass can be made to read […]
Samsung’s Gear 2 smartwatch will probably feature the most mass produced heart rate sensor to date.
At iMedicalApps we’ve been covering the issues related to the Fitbit Force causing a rash for a few weeks now. When we published a review comparing the Jawbone UP24 to the Fitbit Force, it was met with several comments from readers stating how they were starting to develop a rash from the Force. We followed […]
This list goes through the best iPhone medical apps that were released this past month, in January.
EM:RAP is a podcast heard by over 18,000 Emergency Medicine health care professionals — and is the most well known Podcast amongst the Emergency Provider community. So it’s big news they have launched their own iPhone app. Personally, I’m a huge fan of EM:RAP — I find their monthly podcast to be a must listen […]
How Apple’s potential Healthbook app could be a game changer for physicians.