Participating in a medical code is a challenging and often chaotic experience. Simulation is an educational format well suited to teach and practice a systematic approach to the undifferentiated cardiac arrest patient. CPR game allows an individual to practice a simulated cardiac arrest scenario on an iPhone. The game is won by completing all “critical […]
Clinical Guidelines is a useful app for healthcare professionals who want a relatively complete set of guidelines from a range of sources. It completes this function effectively through use of a robust search function and clear layout.
By: Timothy Dy Aungst, PharmD App Reviewed: Pharmacist Letter (Ver. 2.3) Last Updated: July 24, 2012 iOS, October 11, 2010 Android OS Compatibility: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Android OS Requires: iOS 3.2 or later, Android OS 1.5 and later Reviewed on: iPad 2 & Nexus 7 Goals of app review: Assess electronic version of the Pharmacist […]
Overall, Prostate Assistant is a great app for Urologists and general practitioners to recommend to their patients who are keen to closely track and manage their condition. It is a straightforward app with plenty of options that allow each patent to comprehensively track their treatment.
Dynamic Approach to Abdominal Radiology is an interactive ebook on abdominal radiology for the iPad. The app is one of the first medical textbooks for tablets that goes further in levels of interactivity than just adding a video, zoomable image or quiz question here and there such as offered by Inkling and others. Instead, this app offers extensively annotated, real clinical data sets, just as you would get them in the clinic.
The Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Infertility Handbook for Clinicians has long been considered an essential pocket reference for ob/gyn physicians, residents, and students, and is now available as an app on iTunes. Published by USBMIS, Inc, the app costs $29.99 and is available for iPod touch, iPhone, and iPad.
This app is designed to help pregnant and lactating women evaluate the safety of medications based on evidence.
Wrist Repair is fundamentally a very simple app. Its sole purpose is to show the patient the steps required when undergoing Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF) of a radial head fracture.
The eOpioid App has is a useful conversion tool for clinicians interested in digital opioid conversions on the iOS
RealWorld Orthopaedics, while not sufficiently comprehensive or well-organized to act as a standalone reference, is a handy tool for learning to read orthopaedic x-rays.
Vmersion-Health launches GlucoShare mobile health app for diabetics to share their blood glucose reading with friends/family and receive encouragement.
Dr. Patel is a co-founder of Docphin with great plans for this new way of accessing medical literature on the go. This post is a short interview with Dr. Patel, detailing the nature of Docphin and what changes he sees in the future for the app and mobile health in general.