A survey with a large sample size found some interesting breakdowns of mobile use by physician speciality. The lower end of the scale might surprise you.
The story of how a medical student partnered with physicians and a hospital to created a free, evidence based guideline app for the iPhone. We also do an in-depth review of this app.
The most popular medical voice to text dictation software for the desktop, Dragon Medical, comes to mobile form — a review of Dragon Medical Mobile Recorder by Nuance.
Apple released a new installation of their iconic TV advertisements. Interestingly, the commercial places a heavy emphasis on medical applications for the iPad.
In this review, we’ll go through sample diagnostic situations, showing how the Rx-Bayes app has the potential to change the way you order diagnostic tests for your patients.
The medical students at the University of Minnesota’s Duluth campus have all been given iPads to help with medical education — adding to the growing list of medical schools implementing “iPad medical curriculums”. Medical schools we’ve already covered that have given their students iPads are Stanford, University of California-Irvine, and the University of Central Florida. Why the […]
By William Tobia, M.S., M.B.A Clinical trials are an integral part of the drug development pipeline, with profound effects for our sickest patients. Anyone who has been involved in clinical trials and had to attract potential subjects for participation knows how difficult this process can be. And patients, particularly those with major illnesses, often struggle […]
For anyone interested in mobile health, the pace of new developments, partnerships, and innovations is, at best, dizzying. For the busy healthcare professional, its nearly an impossible task to keep abreast of whats happening in this is rapidly growing field. Our goal at iMedicalApps has always been to help our colleagues navigate this shifting landscape […]
Epocrates is teaming up with Nuance to offer integrated medical voice dictation in their EHR. Basically putting a full medical practice into the iPhone.
Dr. Jonathan White, a University of Alberta medical school professor, makes free podcasts aimed at medical students, and has reached a staggering 100,000 individuals.
A review of Epocrates Essentials – a clinical reference tool — for the Blackberry platform.
The AMA is asking physicians and medical students for their medical app ideas — and they are some hefty grand prizes for the winner.