Tom Lewis

SherlockMD makes mobile data capture a reality for your research study

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SherlockMD offers a self-directed process where investigators can design their study online, collect data on an iOS device and retrieve the dataset at will

iMedicalApps announces semifinalists for Medicine 2.0 Research Award [Part 1]

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The first three semi-finalists for the iMedicalApps Medicine 2.0 Research award include an app-based intervention for gestational diabetes, evidence based app design, and analysis of CPR apps.

How to disinfect your iPad for clinical use with an evidence based medical app

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How to disinfect your iPad for clinical use with an evidence based medical app

Study looks into standard disinfection of iPads in clinical setting

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A study looking at disinfecting iPads using an app

Augmented reality iPad app used in liver surgery to aid tumour resection

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Augmented reality iPad app used in liver surgery to aid tumour resection

Orthoclass is a free powerful fracture classification app for orthopedic surgeons

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Orthoclass is a classic medical app which contains a wide range of useful evidence-based information which is accessible at the point of care without the need for an Internet connection. Orthopaedic surgeons and other healthcare professionals will find this application incredibly useful and helpful for accurately diagnosing and classifying various fractures.

Microbiology Virtual Patients app allows junior doctors to simulate clinical cases

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Virtual patient apps are useful tool for medical education and medical students alike. Microbiology Virtual Patients, although limited by the number of cases, provides a useful opportunity for interns to practice their decision making on the wards without actually putting patients at risk.

Student Formulary app brings essential pharmacology to point of care for medical students

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Student Formulary is a useful app for medical students although the lack of dosing means that it is perhaps more useful for those at the beginning of medical school.

Critical Care Emergencies 2013 app is useful resource for EM physicians

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Critical Care Emergencies 2013 will probably offer most emergency dept physicians something useful for free. Those wishing to purchase the additional content will find it quite useful particularly given the inclusion of up-to-date guidelines

pApp allows doctors to easily create patient specific medical apps without coding knowledge

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pApp is that it allows Doctors and other healthcare professionals to create mobile apps for their patients without any advanced coding knowledge

Mobile medical app used to collect data in observational study for the first time

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A recent idea first dreamt of by a UK doctor to simply measure respiratory rate using a mobile app has now been turned into a large scale observational trial using nothing more than a smartphone

Leap motion hands free tech has potential for surgical uses within medicine

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The Leap Motion controller is more about potential than anything else. It provides a new means for computational control which may present as a novel intraoperative and educational tool