Helping Parents and Children with Medical JargonPediatric visits can be the most enjoyable part of the day In a busy primary care practice. However, our pediatric patients are often anxious and suspicious of these visits — fearful of poking, prodding, and the dreaded “shots”. All of this anxiety is amplified when children are admitted to […]
App Helps Ensure Your Pediatric Patients Are Prepared to Make Their Own Medical DecisionsWhat happens to our adolescent medicine patients when they turn 18? The answer likely varies by patient, insurance coverage, etc. Many instantly become their own medical decision-makers potentially completely independent of their parents’ input. How do we know they are “ready” for […]
Dozens of medical apps for doctors, nurses, providers, and patients get released each week. We’re committed to picking the most useful ones for medical professionals as they come along. Here is our selection of must-download medical apps for iOS devices. Transplant Referrals at NYU Langone Health Designed for physicians seeking patient referral to the transplant […]
Researchers find that children with known disabilities made up a large percentage of the patients using an orthopedics telemedicine service.
University of Kansas researchers evaluated apps available for pediatric obesity against practice guidelines. While they found generally poor adherence among most, there were a few that rose to the top.