With two prior deployments to Afghanistan as well as (until recently) a full-scope family medicine practice, I have always been interested in urgent care and emergency medicine apps to improve my own patient care. I have previously reviewed a number of apps for both peds and adult emergencies, including Pedi STAT, PalmPedi, BluCard, Pedi Crisis, […]
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ECG Quiz is a medical educational app with a collection of more than 200 clinical cases
Quick reference information for digesting Echos
Our roundup of potential uses of Google Glass in healthcare being explored by innovators and researchers today.
Self-tracking devices will increasingly be linked to EHRs, thereby presenting clinicians with an interesting opportunity as well as challenges.
Here we look at the apps released around these major guidelines, searching for insights on how apps are being used to implement practice recommendations.
Echo Lab is an outstanding resource for anyone who interprets echocardiograms. It is additionally an excellent example of a well-designed clinical decision support tool for anyone interested in designing resources for other niche areas of medicine.
The editors at iMedicalApps have recently published a paper in the International Journal of Clinical Practice on “How to identify, assess and utilise mobile medical applications in clinical practice” as an introductory guide for medical partitioners looking to incorporate their mobile devices into clinical practice
We share lessons from innovators about how to build an app to drive behavior change.
We review the CliniCalc medical calculator and compare it to the similar MedCalc app to determine which is a better buy.
Epocrates, Medscape, and other popular free medical apps share the personally identifiable information of healthcare professionals with pharmaceutical advertisers. Here we explore the implications of that practice.
A recent survey by researchers from McGill Universities shares insights from over 1,000 respondents on how healthcare professionals use mobile devices to find medical information.