Quick reference information for digesting Echos
Tag: iPad medical
Our roundup of potential uses of Google Glass in healthcare being explored by innovators and researchers today.
Here we take a look at EchoSource – an app that aims to teach the basic principles of and technique for echocardiography.
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.
Echocardiography Atlas is an outstanding echo reference app for cardiologists, emergency medicine clinicians, intensive care physicians, and others who use or are learning echocardiography.
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.
A seemingly random selection of calculators that includes some unusual tools but while excluding more common ones, this app still needs some work.