Top ten apps for medical professionals

Top ten apps for medical professionals

Summary: What apps are available for the mobile medical professional?


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  • Name: Micromedex

    Developer: Thomson Reuters

    Compatibility: iOS 

    The app is the mobile version of Micromedex's drug library. It includes the same search information, including dosage, toxicology and therapeutic class -- just from an iPhone or iPad. 

    An Internet connection is required.

  • Name: Visual DX

    Developer: Logical Images

    Compatibility: iOS | Android

    This useful app provides multiple images of different disease variations and strains. When it comes down to visual conditions, it can be useful for the mobile dermatologist to speed up the diagnosis process. Although the app is free and has recieved good reviews, like many professional resources it does require a subscription.

  • Name: AHRQ ePSS

    Developer: U.S. Dept Health & Human Services

    Compatibility: iOS | Android

    The ePSS app was developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human services.

    Research conducted by the department over health care quality, costs, outcomes and patient safety has been used to assist primary care providers to recommend the best course of action based on a patient's characteristics -- including age, sex and behavioral risk factors. 

Topic: Apps

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