An Outstanding Free Quick Reference for Obstetrics Many of us in family medicine practice full-scope including obstetrics and urgent/emergent care. This is one of the most rewarding aspects of the specialty, but also one of the most challenging with very unpredictable hours and significant medical-legal risk. Routine vaginal deliveries can quickly deteriorate into one of […]
WHO MEC App Brings the MEC Wheel to POC Devices, But There Are Better Options Discussions about contraception options and prescriptions and procedures for contraception are some of the most important conversations during well-woman exams. From preconception counseling to prescribing oral contraceptives to intrauterine device (IUD) insertion to consults for sterility procedures, not a day […]
Chandler Regional Medical Center released the Guide for New Parents app in August of 2012, geared towards orienting and educating parents of their tiny patients to the strange and sometimes scary world of the NICU (neonatal intensive care unit).
Fish4Health is a free application that provides fish information for pregnant and nursing women. This app is particularly useful for all the Obstetrics providers who get asked about fish consumption by their pregnant patients. Purdue University provides a lot of the information about this application (fish4health.net), so it has a solid academic backing. The application […]