Tag: App reviews

The Ounces app reminds patients to keep up with their daily water intake

Purpose of App Review How useful is this app in helping users track their water daily water intake? Introduction Most people know that drinking water throughout the day can have many health benefits. Although the amount of water required each day varies from person to person, the common recommendation for the average adult is to […]

Mobile health apps certification program launched by Happtique

Happtique, an online mobile health application marketplace, has announced it will develop a certification program to vet mobile applications for doctors, nurses and patients.  The organization created the program based on feedback from providers and hospitals, Corey Ackerman, Happtique president, told eWEEK. Happtique will evaluate which applications are appropriate for clinical use and those that are outdated […]

Skyscape’s version of Netter’s Atlas of Anatomy is an average Anatomy Atlas for iPad

Whilst Netter’s Atlas of Human Anatomy is expensive, it is a complete anatomy text with decent anatomical illustrations. The labeling system needs updating before it can be fully recommended as the app is difficult to use when a new page opens once a label has been selected. Similarly there are potentially a number of issues relating to the low resolution of images during magnification. Overall Skyscape’s version of Netter’s Atlas of Anatomy is a good anatomy atlas although it is not a stand out contender