3D Consultation by 3D Practice, developed by CommVantage inc provides chiropractors and even orthopaedic doctors with a powerful patient education tool at the point of care. Using high quality 3D medical animations to describe a variety of common pathologies it is likely to improve the doctor patient relationship, and help with patient satisfaction and compliance.
iLiver is a useful, well designed free app for those who are interested in liver disease. Its pure focus on this can be a drawback and there are certainly one or two areas of improvement. Despite this, it is still a first-rate app and worth downloading.
The role for synchronous and asynchronous communications in healthcare is important due to the necessity of choosing the correct method at the right time for a particular clinical concern.
A user-review of the Porter’s Pediatric ALS app for iPhone by a third year medical student. The app is based on William Porter’s well-revered ALS book in print.
Meditoons, a new app by Pearlswan Communications, features short and simple animations to help explain gastrointestinal diseases such as gallstones, appendicitis, and hemorrhoids
HouseOfficer offers and exciting insight into the future of medicine and patient management. It simplifies patient management and helps order jobs effectively thus reducing risk of errors and thereby improving patient safety. A great app which is sure to improve with future updates
The ecancer app has current information but lacks functionality and content of full website.
A spreadsheet containing a complete list of all academic medical journals currently available on the iPad
This is an app review for the Pretest Surgery App by Modality, Inc., written by a third-year medical student. This app is available for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.
The future of eLearning by Taimma Communications Inc on the iPad. These apps deliver fully narrated learning packages to students.
‘Analgesic’ is a simple app by Skierkowski LLC that could potentially avert errors in opioid conversion. It has a basic layout and is extremely easy to use. There are however several major drawbacks to this app.
Review of H&P i-PocketCards app by Danielle Jones discussing the apps clinical usefulness and functions.