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Health and Medicine Apps for iOS and Android This Week

Lots of medical apps for doctors, nurses, providers, and patients get released each week. We’re committed to picking the most useful ones for medical professionals as they come along. Here is our selection of must-download medical apps for Android and iOS devices. The Color Atlas and Synopsis of Family Medicine The Color Atlas and Synopsis […]

docLogica App Review

A helpful tool for combining patient symptoms, signs, and test results to generate differentials, accuracy of diagnostic tests, and more… Over the past six weeks, I have been working some shifts in our new urgent care clinic. The fast pace and seemingly endless patients made me appreciate again the approach to the undifferentiated patient. For […]

Must-Have Android Apps for Doctors and Nurses

Lots of medical apps for doctors, nurses,  providers, and patients get released each week. We’re committed to picking the most useful ones for medical professionals as they come along. Here is our selection of must-download medical apps for Android devices. And don’t forget to see what we thought were the best medical apps in 2018. GOLD […]

Medicare’s What’s Covered App Review

New App Unravels the Mysteries of Medicare Coverage In January, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) launched a new app called What’s Covered. The app takes some of the most popular information from the Medicare website and puts it in the palm of patients and providers hands via an intuitive app. Medicare coverage […]

Dementia Screening Tool (DST) Medical App Review

Dementia Screening Tool (DST): An Evidence-based Dementia Screening Tool for iOS and Android Devices In a busy primary care practice, providers frequently encounter patients or their family members who request dementia screening. Although my current clinic has a neurologist and neuropsychologist available, a fully functional dementia clinic is likely not available to most community-based primary […]

Download These Medical Apps for iOS This Week

Hundreds of medical apps for healthcare providers and patients are released each week. We’re committed to picking the most useful ones for medical professionals as they come along. Here are our picks for the must-download medical apps for iOS. And don’t forget to see what we thought were the best medical apps in 2018. Quirk CBT […]

Capillary Refill Trainer App Review: Game-Based Simulation to Teach a Critical Physical Exam Skill

Sepsis remains the 9th leading cause of disease-related death and the primary cause of infection-related death in the ICU. Sepsis is a devastating disease that results in over 250,000 deaths and 1.3 million hospitalizations per year. In February 2016, the Third International Consensus on Sepsis published “Sepsis 3.0,” the first new sepsis guidelines since 2003. […]

Top Medical Apps This Week (Jan 18, 2019)

Hundreds of medical apps for healthcare providers and patients are released each week. 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. SafeLocal SafeLocal app for iOS devices was developed by Johns Hopkins to provide […]

Anticoagulation Guidelines App Review

Anticoagulation Guidelines App – A Reference App to Rapidly Determine When to Stop Anticoagulants Prior to Procedures We continue to see patients diagnosed with conditions which require anticoagulation and/or antiplatelet medications. Conditions such as coronary artery disease, stroke, non-valvular atrial fibrillation, new or recurrent venous thromboembolism, and mechanical heart valves frequently require lifelong use of […]

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 […]