Best Android medical apps for physicians
Patient Educators (Diabetes Educator, etc.)
The mActive study shows promising results, increasing the amount that people walked by using smart texting with pedometers.
The mTECH Apple ResearchKit app will study correlations between energy drinks and health markers.
Study finds that use of a mobile health programs improves weight reduction by about 4 lbs compared to usual care.
PlayForward: Elm City Stores is a video game developed to help bring awareness and prevent HIV risk behaviors in adolescents.
BIDMC has launched the MyICU app in its ICUs to enhance communication with their sickest patients and those patients’ families.
We combed through hundreds of new apps and picked the best new medical apps released in July.
After a troubled two years, the UK’s National Health Service is closing its Health Apps Library. What can we learn from that experience?
The Duke CPR app walks users without prior training through compression only CPR.
Simple text messaging platform shows significant health benefits in large study.
A report from the IMS Institute finds the health & medical app market is still growing fast, with some surprising insights of characteristics & use.
Google health searches now deliver vetted information and answers to common questions for 900+ health conditions.
Dexcom’s new CGM skips the receiver, with the sensor sending data directly to the iPhone app via Bluetooth.
Developers of the ImmunizeCA app described their approach to developing a resource to educate parents & track vaccinations, and detect adverse effects
AstraZeneca partners with Adherium on smart inhaler attachments to track use, detect flairs, and support medication adherence.
Iodine incorporates patient reviews into their pharmacist written and curated drug information.
A new study looked at the quality of bipolar disorder apps and came away with concerning findings.
American Heart Association releases comprehensive scientific statement reviewing the use of mobile health technology in heart disease prevention.
A great education tool when talking to patients about complex surgeries and for training physicians.
Study casts doubt on the quality of exercise physical fitness apps available, but with important limitations.
Novartis may include remote monitoring component with soon-to-be blockbuster heart failure drug.