Gympact raises $850K seed round to take healthy incentive platform beyond the gym by integrating with fitness tracking apps and wearable sensors.
In healthcare, the ability to collect data does not mean that we should. As mobile health tools become increasingly sophisticated and pervasive, both physicians and patients alike will soon to face an avalanche of data without any guidance on how to use it. Qualcomm Life’s announcement, at its annual Uplinq conference, that on August 15th […]
Review of the PreOp Eval App for the iPhone from Dr. Joshua Steinberg of Wilson Family Practice
Readers of the iMedicalApps forums will have seen that Evernote was rated particularly highly by a number of commenters when asked ‘How do you use mobile technology to help with your studies’. As a result of this, I was encouraged to try Evernote out for an extended period and see what impact it could make upon […]
Review of Track 3, a Carb counter, Insulin dosage recording and tracking, glucose tracking, and medication recording app for diabetics.
Mobile clinical decision support apps have the potential to have a major impact on the way modern healthcare is practiced as Doctors will be able to access and consider differential diagnoses in difficult cases. There are currently a few apps out there that attempt to accomplish this such as Isabel and now Caracal Diagnosis. Caracal […]
This is a review of Pretest Family Medicine app for third year clerkship and board review.
Its been over a year and a half since we first came across Doximity and had the opportunity to talk with its founder and CEO, Jeff Tangney . What caught our attention then, in particular, was the ability to not only network with other physicians, but also to communicate with them in a secure, HIPAA […]
When it comes to surgical training, one of the key parts of the assessment is based on surgical experience which is maintained in a logbook. Many surgeons have now switched to digital logbooks or apps such as Surgical Logbook. In the UK, surgical trainees are now forced to keep a personal log of all their […]
A review of iOS 6 features that may augment the practice of medicine
Low Carb Diet Assistant is a carb counter with easy-to-use features and a large database of foods, including restaurant menu items. It does not have a barcode scanner for obtaining nutritional information from bar codes.
iMedicalApps has uncovered evidence which suggests that one developer may be creating apps using content from popular textbooks without the publishers knowledge. This practice is not uncommon to the App Store; however, this is the first time that there is evidence which suggests that this practice may be happening in the medical section. Read on […]