Best medical apps for Emergency Medicine physicians
Top Apps for Emergency Medicine
Basics of EM is a clinical guide of 20 chief complaints seen in the ED.
As a military family physician, I am always interested in the best emergency medicine apps since we can be deployed with short notice to austere environments and expected to perform emergency combat care. I have previously reviewed a number of apps for peds emergencies including Pedi STAT, PalmPedi, BluCard, Pedi Crisis, Paediatric Emergencies, and the […]
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Rebel EM by AgileMD is an app that takes the website RebelEM and organizes the content into easy to ease, point-of-care accessible information. The website RebelEM was founded by Salim Rezaie MD and is run by a group of academic Emergency Medicine physicians. The website provides great blog posts that are peer reviewed, and focus […]
A recent feasibility test on a new telerobotic ultrasound system at the University of Saskatchewan has shown promising results.
AlgoMed is an intriguing new app that attempts to put over 1,000 high-quality medical algorithms, from 23 different medical categories, into one mobile app.
In primary care we see a high volume of upper and lower respiratory infections. Just last week, I evaluated an upper respiratory infection, an asthma exacerbation and a possible pneumonia vs. COPD exacerbation all in the same morning clinic. Primary care providers are constantly under fire for overprescribing antibiotics. However, some patients actually have community-acquired, […]
Clinicians from UMD Shock Trauma are working with the Institute for Advanced Computer Studies to integrate augmented reality into practice and education.
Aum Cardiovascular has received FDA clearance for Cadence, a device that uses acoustic and ECG signals to non-invasively screen for heart disease.
The Choosing Wisely app from Consumer Reports and the American Board of Internal Medicine is a (free) must have for clinicians.
Chronic Kidney Disease Care app from the National Kidney Foundation continues the tradition of quality, handy, and free apps from that organization.
New York-Presbyterian Komansky Children’s Hospital has announced that the launch of virtual doctors visits for kids via the NYP OnDemand app.
TeamSTEPPS 2.0 pocket guide is a wonderful companion app to the AHRQ TeamSTEPPS program, which helps improve communication within the patient care team.
Deployed Medicine is the ultimate combat medicine app for military and non-military providers, featuring high quality videos and critical care guidelines.
ABG Eval by Dr Joshua Steinberg is likely the best app available on both the iOS and Android app stores for ABG interpretation.
A recent study looked at the use of Google Glass to facilitate urgent teletoxicology consults in the emergency department.
This week’s best new medical app include some popular FOAMed resources, an interesting diagnosis challenge app from UPenn, medication adherence apps, and more.
ECG Interpretation Cribsheets from AgileMD is full of outstanding content but there are some downsides. Find out if it could be helpful for you.
The IV Stroke Thrombolysis app helps speed up calculating an NIH stroke scale score, tPA dosing. Find out if it could help you.
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The Poisoning and Drug Overdose Quick Reference app from the CA Poison Control and AgileMD is an outstanding addition to the app store.