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29 iPhone Apps for Doctors and Medical Professionals
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Plymouth , MI
Monday, November 24, 2014


Scott Lorenz is President of Westwind Communications a medical marketing firm that promotes and markets medical practices & apps
 
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Many of the best apps for the medical community fly under the radar says Scott Lorenz of Westwind Communications. "There are numerous resources on the web for doctors, but none are as convenient as a specialty iPhone app that delivers the information you need using the built in power of the iPhone," says Lorenz.  In the process of researching competition for his client's medical apps Lorenz compiled a list of, what he believes, are high quality apps that doctors, nurses and medical professionals may find useful.

 

  1. Docphin allows you to easily access medical research from over 5000 journals and also recommends content that's relevant to your interests and trending among your peers and colleagues. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/docphin-medical-journals-pubmed/id542551481?mt=8

 

  1. Micromedex is free if you have an Internet-based subscription to Micromedex. If not, do not worry. The app costs just $2.99 annually. Both apps contain the industry's most trusted drug information and are backed by the same thorough, unbiased editorial process used for all Micromedex solutions.  https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/free-micromedex-drug-reference/id666520138?mt=8

 

  1. Epocrates has several useful features. You can review drug prescribing and safety information, check for potentially harmful drug interactions, identify a pill based on its physical description, gain access to most insurance formularies, browse a directory of providers, consult disease content developed in collaboration with the British Medical Journal, and have diagnostic information at your fingertips. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/epocrates/id281935788?mt=8

 

  1. Monthly Prescribing Reference (MPR) is a concise drug information resource, which gives you access to over 4,300 prescription and over the counter drug monographs. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/monthly-prescribing-reference/id347073471?mt=8

 

  1. Medscape is a free app that features drug reference tools, an evidence-based disease and condition reference, updates on medical news, and medical education courses. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/medscape/id321367289?mt=8

 

  1. MedPage Today allows you to have access to breaking medical news wherever you are. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/medpage-today-daily-news/id319094270?mt=8

 

  1. Calculate (Medical Calculator) by QxMD is a free, next generation clinical calculator and decision support tool. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/calculate-medical-calculator/id361811483?mt=8

 

  1. MediBabble is a free, professional grade medical translation tool. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/medibabble-translator/id355398880?mt=8

 

  1. Heart Decide is an app by Orca and is powered by Harvard Medical School. It is a multi-sensory learning tool, which enables healthcare specialists to teach their patients more quickly, efficiently and effectively about what is going on in their bodies. The app includes interactive 3D animations that allows you to explore and explain anatomy like never before.  https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/heart-decide-point-care-patient/id535142551?mt=8

 

  1. First Aid by American Red Cross gives you instant access to the information you need to know to be able to handle the most common first aid emergencies. With videos, interactive quizzes, and simple step-by-step advice it's never been easier to learn and understand first aid. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/first-aid-by-american-red/id529160691?mt=8

 

  1. ePSS was developed to assist primary care clinicians in the screening, counseling, and preventive medication services that are appropriate for their patients. The ePSS information is based on the current recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) and can be searched by specific patient characteristics, such as age, sex, and selected behavioral risk factors. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ahrq-epss/id311852560?mt=8

 

  1. Radiology 2.0 was designed by Dr. Daniel Cornfeld, an Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Radiology at Yale University School of Medicine who specializes in Body and Emergency Medicine Imaging, and Mohammed Kaleel, a medical student at Saba University. The app is a series of cases that allow the user to simulate reading CT scans. Extensive discussions follow each case to help the user read and interpret the scan. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/radiology-2.0-one-night-in/id397926581?mt=8

 

  1. Skyscape Medical Library comes loaded with useful medical resources, including drug information, medical calculators, and vast clinical information covering over 850 topics. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/skyscape-medical-library/id818609413?mt=8

 

  1. Doximity boasts being your master Rolodex, Sfax, and news tool all in one. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/doximity-physician-network/id393642611?mt=8

 

  1. UpToDate allows you to treat patients anywhere. It low sent 11-18-14 consideration.d Barnes and Noble if you would be able to post your reviews on these sites and if possible, yis a leading clinical decision support resource, enabling subscribers to answer their clinical questions anytime. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/uptodate/id334265345?mt=8

 

  1. Isabel is an app designed to help you get to the right diagnosis faster by enabling clinicians to search for diagnoses by multiple signs and symptoms. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/isabel/id473503904?mt=8

 

  1. AliveECG is a great tool for patients with heart conditions. The app, in conjunction with the AliveCor HeRt Monitor, allows the patient to record ECGs, and log medication, symptoms, and activity. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/aliveecg/id579769143?mt=8

 

  1. ResolutionMD enables doctors to securely view patient images and reports from a wide variety of computers and mobile devices, collaborate with other practitioners and diagnose from any location. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/resolutionmd/id444336555?mt=8

 

  1. CellScope Explorer is a companion app for the CellScope iPad-based microscope from UC Berkeley. It was designed specifically for K-12 schools and museums for educational learning. It enables photo and video capture, annotation, and cloud sharing via Flickr. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cellscope/id719081346?mt=8

 

  1. iScrub is a free app designed to record hand hygiene observations. It is great for Infection Control Professionals who wish to monitor hand hygiene compliance without the time-consuming and error-prone use of clipboards and transcription. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/iscrub-lite/id329764570?mt=8

 

  1. Breast Cancer Diagnosis Guide allows patient to log tests and information enabling them to learn more about their pathology report and what the test results mean. It includes a glossary of terms, medical illustrations and helpful illustrations. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/breast-cancer-diagnosis-guide/id389683262?mt=8

 

  1. Clinical Advisor allows free access to daily healthcare news, the latest clinical cases, treatment review articles, opinions in medicine, and CE/CME courses and drug. Also, there is a section called Derm DX, where you can learn about difficult-to-identify dermatology conditions, and then see how you performed against your peers. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/clinical-advisor/id560576498?mt=8

 

  1. 3D4Medical Apps use innovative 3D technology that allows users to navigate around the body effortlessly. Users can rotate, cut, zoom, and acquire superior or inferior perspectives in ways that traditional media are unable to match. The apps also offer superb anatomic animations which provide excellent resources for patient education. 3D4Medical Apps are broken down into five subcategories: Body Systems, Health and Fitness, Patient Education, Free Apps, and Body Regions. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/3d4medical-images-animations/id375325696?mt=8

 

  1. Muscle Trigger Points is an anatomy reference for the most common trigger points and referral patterns for over 70 muscles. The app features 100+ trigger points and their corresponding referral patterns. Each muscle includes the visual referral pattern and point location, plus a written muscle action, referral, and comments for each muscle. You can choose to view each muscle individually, or use the zones view to see all the muscles that refer into a specific area, a great help in discovering the source of pain. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/muscle-trigger-points/id348867501?mt=8

 

  1. VisualDx gives you access to visually confirm a diagnosis by comparing medical images to your patient's presentation, quickly search by disease for next steps on management and patient care, build a custom differential based on your patient's signs, symptoms, and other key findings, review ICD-9 codes, diagnostic pearls, best tests, and more, right at the point of care. You can also build a visual differential of medication-induced diseases by drug for over 700 medications and provide on-the-spot patient education with real medical images. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/visualdx/id348177521?mt=8

 

  1. AirStrip delivers medical software solutions and services that address today's most pressing challenges: increasing financial and regulatory pressures; demands for greater accountability and the need to take on risk; expanding patient populations; and the need to be more agile. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/airstrip-cardiology/id415432331?mt=8

 

  1. Skyscape Medical Library is an innovative learning tool that helps you find the right answers right away. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/skyscape-medical-library/id818609413?mt=8

 

  1. SharePractice is a platform that allows you to share your most effective treatments, comment on your colleague's cases, and collaborate with other physicians. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/sharepractice/id574653607?mt=8

 

  1. Rotation Diet Assistant allows patients to log and manage all aspects of their rotation diet.  https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/rotation-diet-assistant/id768827319?mt=8

 

 

About Scott Lorenz and Westwind iPhone App Publicity

Scott Lorenz is President of Westwind Communications a medical marketing firm that promotes and markets medical practices, medical apps, medical inventions and new procedures. Lorenz has handled public relations and marketing for numerous iPhone App developers, authors, doctors, lawyers, inventors and entrepreneurs. Learn more about Westwind iPhone App Publicity at http://www.iPhoneAppPublicity.com and medical marketing at http://www.WestWindCos.com or contact Lorenz at scottlorenz@westwindcos.com  or by phone at 734-667-2090.

 
Scott Lorenz
Publicist
iPhone App Publicity
Plymouth, MI
734-667-2090