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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This sepsis app is an invaluable tool for doctors who want to track patient information and keep up with guidelines. Sepsis remains the ninth leading cause of disease-related death and the primary cause of infection-related death in the ICU. It’s a devastating disease that results in over 250,000 deaths and 1.3 million hospitalizations per year. In February 2016, […]
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 […]
A comprehensive review of disaster medicine apps has identified several top choices for clinicians and patients to consider.
Review of American Academy of Emergency Medicine’s Flash Facts app.
Specialty care in the Emergency Department shows good patient satisfaction.
Review of a free pocket ultrasound app.
Atheer packs Android OS into dual-screen glasses with 3D gesture recognition.
Essential Emergency Medicine medical apps
Basics of EM is a clinical guide of 20 chief complaints seen in the ED.
This is a post reviewing the glascow coma scale medical app for iphone
Need help finding the proper diagnosis? Perhaps this app is good for you. Common Symptom Guide is an app for those physicians who are just starting.