UptoDate finally comes to the iPhone, but with a few catches

Looking back on my medical internship, there are a few things I can point to as critical to my survival – a limitless supply of coffee, 24-hour availability of cheese fries, chewable antacids, and UpToDate. Whether I needed to know how to manage a patient with a pulmonary embolism or was trying to figure out […]

Can this iPhone app really diagnose skin cancer?

MelApp for the iPhone claims to assess risk of melanoma for concerning lesions, using algorithms derived from a large reference database. While it sounds promising, there remain key gaps in information that raise questions about the safety and viability of this app.