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Review: The Rads Consult Web App

The Rads Consult Web App: Finally, an Easy Way to Access the American College of Radiology (ACR) Guidelines One of the steepest learning curves in residency education is deciding what imaging tests to order for patients. Should I order an X-ray first or go straight to computed tomography (CT) or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)? Do […]

Must-Have Medical Apps This Week

Happy 2019! Hundreds of medical apps for healthcare providers and patients are bound to show up this year. We’re committed to picking the most useful ones for medical professionals as they come along. And don’t forget to see what we thought were the best medical apps in 2018. PushPrescriber PushPrescriber is an app for obstetricians […]

CDC PneumoRecs App Review

CDC PneumoRecs: Ensures Your Patients Receive the Correct Pneumococcal Vaccines at the Right Time in the Right Sequence One of the most common tasks during my clinic day is to ensure my patients are up to date on their vaccinations. In 2015, the CDC/FDA/ACIP introduced the new pneumococcal conjugate 13 valent vaccines (PCV13) for use […]

Best Medical Apps for Nurses in 2018

It’s the end of the year. And here are our picks for the best medical apps for nurses in no particular order. Stroke Certified RN Test Prep Nurses benefit from having a strong foundation of stroke knowledge at any level of care — just like nurses everywhere strengthen their practice by having basic and advanced […]

Best Medical Apps for Android and iOS (December 14, 2018)

Hundreds of new apps hit the Android app store every week. We’ve sorted through them to pick the best medical app for medical professionals. And check out our Best Medical Apps of 2018 … So Far. And get ready for our yearly wrap-up. Scripps Transplant The Scripps Center for Transplantation designed this app to enable physicians […]

PE & DVT Dx Tool App Update Review

An update to Dr. Steinberg’s PE & DVT dx tool app to include VTE diagnosis in pregnancy. Many of us in family medicine practice full scope including inpatient medicine and obstetrics. It serves a great need for our patients and is a nice break from clinic to spend a week on inpatient and/or caring for our […]

Best Medical App for Android This Week

Hundreds of new apps hit the Android app store every week. We’ve sorted through them to pick the best medical app for medical professionals. And check out our Best Medical Apps of 2018 … So Far. Scripps Transplant The Scripps Center for Transplantation is designed this app to enable physicians to efficiently refer new patients to […]

WHO MEC App Review

WHO MEC App Brings the MEC Wheel to POC Devices, But There Are Better Options Discussions about contraception options and prescriptions and procedures for contraception are some of the most important conversations during well-woman exams. From preconception counseling to prescribing oral contraceptives to intrauterine device (IUD) insertion to consults for sterility procedures, not a day […]

Best Medical Apps of the Week (November 30, 2018)

Hundreds of new apps hit the Android and iOS app stores every week. We’ve sorted through them to pick the best medical apps for medical professionals. And check out our Best Medical Apps of 2018 … So Far. APA eBooks The American Psychiatric Association (APA) Publishing app offers a library of books, journals, and multimedia for […]

DizzyFix Vertigo Medical App Review

DizzyFix: Teaches the Epley Maneuver for Vertigo on Your Smart Device “I’m dizzy, doctor!” Those were the words of a female patient I saw in clinic this week. Upon further questioning, it was clear this patient had vertigo. The question was what type? Central or peripheral? Did this patient need imaging or just a good […]

CLOTS App Review

Surgical Thromboembolism Prevention App and More from Down Under We continue to see more and more patients diagnosed with conditions that require anticoagulation, including non-valvular atrial fibrillation, new or recurrent venous thromboembolism, mechanical heart valves, and arterial thrombosis. Frequently, these patients require surgery or other procedures during which the anticoagulation must be stopped or rapidly […]