Author Archive | Iltifat Husain, MD
Most eye chart apps that test visual acuity haven’t been tested and are infrequently updated.
Medscape’s lack of Android development shows why physicians are still better off with iPhone.
Demonstration of how to use the CDC’s influenza app to prescribe appropriate antivirals such as Tamiflu.
A review of the best medical apps released this past year.
Battery life limitations will prevent Apple Watch from monitoring sleep.
A look at how Doximity managed to reach nearly half of the physicians in the US.
JAMA launches a medical image quiz app
Apple Watch will use various motivation techniques to increase physical activity.
A study determines the accuracy of Fitbit’s step count and other metrics.
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.