Physicians (MD)

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. […]

Best Apps of the Week (September 28, 2018)

Best Apps of the Week (September 28, 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. Hernia Calculator The Hernia Calculator from the University of Pennsylvania Health System was developed from data spanning a […]

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 […]

Natural Cycles App Review: The First FDA-Approved Contraception App

Natural Cycles App Review: The First FDA-Approved Contraception App

Discussions about, and prescriptions for, contraception are one of the most common reasons women visit their doctors. From preconception counseling to prescribing oral contraceptives to intrauterine device (IUD) insertion to consults for sterility procedures, not a day goes by in my practice that I don’t perform one of the above interventions for my patients. Patients […]

Best Medical Apps This Week – August 10, 2018

Best Medical Apps This Week – August 10, 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. Best Medical Apps for iOS Elderly TBI Outcome Calculator Utilizing new data published in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons, the Wake Forest Elderly TBI Outcome Calculator […]

SmokerStop App Review: A Motivational Tool for Your Patients

SmokerStop App Review: A Motivational Tool for Your Patients

Tobacco use remains the #1 preventable cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States and worldwide. Overall, cigarette smoking among U.S. adults (aged ≥18 years) declined from 20.9 percent in 2005 to 15.5 percent in 2016. Still nearly 38 million American adults smoked cigarettes in 2016, according to the Centers for Disease Control and […]

NARCAN Now: A Free Guide to the Use of a Potential Life-saving Treatment for Opioid Overdose

NARCAN Now: A Free Guide to the Use of a Potential Life-saving Treatment for Opioid Overdose

Prescription and non-prescription opioid abuse has risen to epidemic proportions. Statistics from the CDC are staggering. Deaths from opioid overdoses have quadrupled since 1999 with over 165,000 fatalities. Every day in the U.S., 44 people die of prescription opioid overdose and over 7,000 are treated in ER’s across the country. Over 2 million people in […]

Best Medical Apps of the Week

Best Medical Apps of the Week

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 ZOLL’s Virtual Rescue Mobile ZOLL’s Virtual Rescue Mobile app allows users to witness, in virtual reality, a simulated cardiac arrest rescue. The 360-degree video can be viewed through […]

Best Apps of the Week

Best Apps of the Week

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 Physician’s Weekly The new Physician’s Weekly app offers the news, clinical updates, and interviews that physicians have come to expect from this 35-year-old publication. This app also offers […]