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Anticoagulation Guidelines App Review

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 […]

Must-Have Medical Apps This Week

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 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 Android and iOS (December 14, 2018)

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 […]

WHO MEC App Review

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)

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 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

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 […]

Edwards Clinical Education App Review

Edwards Clinical Education App Review

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. […]

Best Medical Apps of the Week (November 2, 2018)

Best Medical Apps of the Week (November 2, 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. Atlas of Proctology Atlas of Proctology was designed for hepato-gastroenterologists, though medical studies and physicians of several specialties […]

Pedi Crisis 2.0 App Review

Pedi Crisis 2.0 App Review

As a full scope family medicine physician, few things are truly more frightening than emergencies in infants and children. From asthma exacerbations to seizures to trauma, pediatric emergencies test the mettle of any provider. Time is critical so you have to know much information almost instinctively. With the advent of smartphones, this information can now […]

Best Medical Apps This Week (Oct 26, 2018)

Best Medical Apps This Week (Oct 26, 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.   Atlas Emergency Ultrasound, 2E Atlas Emergency Ultrasound, 2E is the app version of Pocket Atlas of Emergency […]

Best Medical Apps for Android This Week (October 19, 2018)

Best Medical Apps for Android This Week (October 19, 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. Indextra The Indextra Android application gives users access to over 500 medical texts and guides on- and offline. […]

WHO Compendium App: Bringing TB Care to Your Smartphone

WHO Compendium App: Bringing TB Care to Your Smartphone

Although many primary care physicians in the United States rarely encounter a patient with active tuberculosis (TB), the disease remains a worldwide scourge. Data from the World Health Organization (WHO) estimates over 10 million new cases of TB in 2016. Over 1 million of these new cases occurred in patients with HIV and nearly 500,000 […]

Must-Download Medical Apps for this Week (October 5, 2018)

Must-Download Medical Apps for this Week (October 5, 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. MKSAP 18 MKSAP 18 — or the 2018 Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program — is an interactive continuing education […]

Safe Motherhood Initiative App Review: Outstanding Quick Reference

Safe Motherhood Initiative App Review: Outstanding Quick Reference

Many of us in family medicine practice full scope including obstetrics and urgent/emergent care. This is one of the most rewarding aspects of the specialty, but also one of the most challenging with very unpredictable hours and significant medical-legal risk. Routine vaginal deliveries can quickly deteriorate into one of many frightening obstetrical emergencies. Recent data […]

Best Medical Apps for this Week (Sept 21, 2018)

Best Medical Apps for this Week (Sept 21, 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. The BMJ The BMJ, formerly known as the British Medical Journal, is now available in app form […]

Best Medical Apps of 2018 (So Far)

Best Medical Apps of 2018 (So Far)

There are still a few months left in 2018, but since January, medical app developers for both iOS and Android have been busily releasing new medical apps. Many of the most popular ones are consumer-facing, patient-based apps. Are there any worthy medical apps for doctors, nurses, and other providers? Yes! We took a look at […]

Best Medical Apps This Week (Sept 7, 2018)

Best Medical Apps This Week (Sept 7, 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. iOS The Atlas of Minimally Invasive Surgical Operations is the iOS app version of the reference text of the same name from McGraw-Hill Education. The contents build upon the […]