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Mobile Resources

Applications

  • ABG Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
    Multipurpose medical calculator. Includes functionality to analyze arterial blood gasses and to determine drip rate from desired dosing for an infusion (or vice-versa).
  • AHRQ Health maintenance tool Mobile Application, Various Platforms
    The ePSS is an application designed to help primary care clinicians identify clinical preventive services that are appropriate for their patients. Based on the current, evidence-based recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
  • AIDSinfo HIV/AIDS glossary. Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
    "This app is designed as a resource to help health care providers, caseworkers, community-based organization professionals, and people living with HIV/AIDS and their families understand complex HIV/AIDS terminology. AIDSinfo, a service of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is a trusted source for information about HIV/AIDS treatment, clinical trials, and medical practice guidelines for consumers and health care providers. AIDSinfo is collectively sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)"--Website.
  • Electronic preventive services selector (ePSS) Mobile Application, Various Platforms
    The ePSS is an application designed to help primary care clinicians identify clinical preventive services that are appropriate for their patients. Based on the current, evidence-based recommendations of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
  • Embryo Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
    "Scientists and educators have used the Carnegie Embryo Collection, housed at the National Museum of Health and Medicine, to define normal human embryo development for decades. A database, called the Virtual Human Embryo, has been created to provide digital serial sections of human embryos from the collection. The Embryo App uses mobile telecommunication and multimedia technologies to add interactive capabilities to the digital information, enhancing our understanding of embryo development. This App is part of the National Library of Medicine's program to fulfill the NLM's role as a provider of medical, science and health care information using mobile technologies. The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development has provided support for two components of the imaging project. Scientists at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center has supported the 3D-reconstruction of the collection to add visual dynamics to the images"--Website.
  • ePocrates Rx Mobile Application, Various Platforms
    Includes drug guide, formulary information and drug interaction checker.
  • First aid Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad (Fee)
    Up-to-date emergency information from the American Heart Association. Includes videos, articles and illustrations on topics such as CPR, choking, burns and seizures.
  • FirstConsult [mobile] MD Consult (Firm), Users must create a personal account in the MDConsult database using a desktop or laptop, download from the App store, click the account option, and login with their MDConsult username and password.
    The app includes the Medical Topics section of the Web version.
  • Health hotlines Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
    "Health Hotlines is a compilation of organizations with toll-free telephone numbers. It is derived from DIRLINE, the National Library of Medicine's Directory of Information Resources Online. This database contains descriptions of over 14,000 biomedical information resources, including organizations, databases, research resources, etc."--Website
  • Lexi-Comp Online Mobile Application, Various Platforms, Users must download the app, obtain a product code and register per instructions on website.
    Includes these databases in Lexi-Comp's complete Clinical Reference Library: -- - Lexi-Drugs Online -- - Pediatric Lexi-Drugs Online -- - AHFS Essentials (Adult and Pediatric) -- - AHFS DI (Adult and Pediatric) -- - Geriatric Lexi-Drugs Online -- - Natural Products Database.Includes these local databases: -- - Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Housestaff Manual (Formulary) -- - Stanford Hospital & Clinics Formulary.
  • MedCalc [for mobile devices] Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
    Medical calculator ... designed for rapid calculation of common medical formulas and scores used in anesthesiology, pediatrics, emergency, intensive care and internal medicine.
  • Medical calculator (iPhone and iPod) Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch
  • Medscape Mobile Application, Various platforms
    "Medscape Reference is the most authoritative and accessible point-of-care medical reference for physicians and health care professionals. All content is available free of charge, both online and via mobile devices. Medscape Reference articles represent the expertise and practical knowledge of top physicians and pharmacists from leading academic medical centers in the US and worldwide. In addition, our rigorous literature survey process allows us to rapidly integrate new practice-changing information into the relevant topics by systematically reviewing the major medical and pharmacy journals, news announcements, and important practice guidelines"--Website.
  • Medscape reference drugs, diseases & procedures. Mobile Application, Various platforms
    "Medscape Reference is the most authoritative and accessible point-of-care medical reference for physicians and health care professionals. All content is available free of charge, both online and via mobile devices. Medscape Reference articles represent the expertise and practical knowledge of top physicians and pharmacists from leading academic medical centers in the US and worldwide. In addition, our rigorous literature survey process allows us to rapidly integrate new practice-changing information into the relevant topics by systematically reviewing the major medical and pharmacy journals, news announcements, and important practice guidelines"--Website.
  • Micromedex Drug Information Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
    The app contains the Micromedex DRUGPoints information, the Summary Drug Information, as it is called in Micromedex 1.0. It is completely loaded on the device. Over 1,400 drug monographs on FDA-approved drugs are accessible by generic drug name (includes selected combination products), trade name and therapeutic class.Also includes: black box warnings, adult dosage, pediatric dosage, dose adjustments, indications (differentiated as “FDA labeled” and “non-FDA labeled”), administration, monitoring, how supplied, contraindications, precautions, adverse effects (separated into “common” and “serious”), drug interactions, pregnancy category, breast feeding, mechanism of action, pharmacokinetics, and toxicology.
  • Micromedex Drug Interactions Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
    "With Drug Interactions, clinicians can check a patient entire medication list simultaneously for potentially harmful interactions and view severity ratings that range from contraindicated to minor. This app provides insight into: Why the drugs in question interact, how the results of those interactions will present in the patient, recommendations for monitoring patient outcomes"--Website.
  • PEPID Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
    PEPID offers clinical decision-support information and tools for doctors, nurses, emergency medical teams, and students.
  • Pocket First Aid & CPR from the American Heart Association Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad (Fee)
    Up-to-date emergency information from the American Heart Association. Includes videos, articles and illustrations on topics such as CPR, choking, burns and seizures.
  • Pubmed (PubSearch) Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
    PubSearch is a search tool for scientists, medical professionals and students to access the millions of research papers indexed in PubMed. Combines a simple user interface with fast access to the PubMed database.
  • PubSearch Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
    PubSearch is a search tool for scientists, medical professionals and students to access the millions of research papers indexed in PubMed. Combines a simple user interface with fast access to the PubMed database.
  • Mobile Application iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
    Provides medical information that can be used quickly and efficiently to orient and guide health care providers without formal expertise in radiation safety or radiation medicine during a mass casualty radiation event. Critical information on the Web site is also downloadable for use when Internet connectivity may not be available.
  • Scopus alerts (lite) Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
    'Lite' version of Scopus Alerts for existing subscribers. Use the Scopus Alerts mobile app to find articles, create alerts, make notes, and share links instantly.
  • Skyscape clinical calculator Mobile Application, Various Platforms
    "With formulas from Aa gradient to Z-score conversion and a full range of specialty indexing, Skyscape Clinical Calculator provides a comprehensive free set of basic tools available for mobile devices.
  • UMMS Medical Encyclopedia Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
  • UpToDate Mobile Application, UpToDate for iOS, Users must register through the campus network, download the app, and sign in.
    UpToDate is a web-based, clinical information resource, designed to provide concise, practical answers to clinical questions. The content is updated quarterly. Nearly 3,000 author physicians continually review the literature for material that is well supported by data and would be useful in a clinical setting. If a medical finding is deemed important, it is then added to the relevant topic review(s) after approval by an internal peer review and by the authors. The content is comprehensive, concise, and fully referenced.
  • Wikipedia the free encyclopedia. Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
    "A multilingual, web-based, free-content encyclopedia project based on an openly-editable model. The name "Wikipedia" is a portmanteau of the words wiki (a technology for creating collaborative websites, from the Hawaiian word wiki, meaning "quick") and encyclopedia."--Help page.
  • WISER: Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad

PDA Tools

Websites

  • AccessMedicine [mobile] (Online service) McGraw-Hill, Users must create a personal profile in AccessMedicine using a non-mobile browser, and log into AccessMedicine with that username and password on the mobile device (optimized for): iPhone, Android, and BlackBerry Bold.
    The AccessMedicine mobile website includes Harrison's Online, CURRENT Medical Diagnosis and Treatment, Picture Galleries from Fitzpatrick's Color Atlas and Synopsis of Clinical Dermatology, Clinician's Pocket Reference: The Scut Monkey, CURRENT Practice Guidelines in Primary Care, Diagnostic Tests from Pocket Guide to Diagnostic Tests, Quick Answers, Diagnosaurus, and Drug monographs.
  • Clin-eguide (Online service) Ovid, Users must register
    Provides one-click access to important clinical resources; includes evidence-based diagnosis and treatment guidelines, Books, EBM articles, Ovid MEDLINE, Drug facts and comparisons, Drug interaction facts, guidelines from National Guideline Clearinghouse, patient handouts (English and Spanish), and local content.
  • Glossary of genetic terms Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
    This alphabetical list includes for each term a pronunciation key, audio commentary, images, and links to related terms.
  • Lane Library Mobile Mobile Website, Various Platforms
    Mobile version of the Lane Medical Library website. Quick access to Lane Library's key resources on mobile devices, including iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Android, etc. "Search or browse to get fulltext articles, journals, books or databases. Use Lane's Clinical PICO search to target the best available clinical information quickly. Handy links to Lane hours and mobile versions of PubMed, UpToDate, and more"--Website.
  • Mobile Website Users must create a username and password in Litt's, and log into Litt's with that username and password on the mobile device.
    This database provides the user with a basis for the correct diagnosis and identification of agents responsible for dermatological reaction patterns.
  • MD Consult Mobile MD Consult (Firm), Users must create a personal account in the MDConsult database. iPhone/iTouch/iPad, Android, Blackberry, etc.
    "This mobile version of MD Consult contains a subset of the full desktop version content that has been optimized for mobile usage"--Website.
  • MedlinePlus Mobile Website
  • PubMed for handhelds Mobile Website
    Standard PubMed version provides mobile access to the PubMed database to do PICO searches, search Medline/PubMed, read journal abstracts, read fulltext of subscribed materials, and search case reports for disease associations.Pubmed Mobile Beta interface optimized for Mobile devices introduced March 2011.
  • PubMed Mobile Mobile Website
    Provides a simplified mobile friendly Web interface to access PubMed. PubMed Mobile includes the same basic search functionality and content as Standard PubMed.
  • Quick AccessMedicine Mobile Website
  • Scopus Mobile Website
    Abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and quality web sources. Subject coverage : Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and Engineering ; Life and Health Sciences ; Social Sciences, Psychology and Economics ; Biological, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.
  • Talking glossary of genetic terms Mobile Application, iPhone/iPod touch/iPad
    This alphabetical list includes for each term a pronunciation key, audio commentary, images, and links to related terms.
  • UpToDate Mobile Website
    UpToDate is a web-based, clinical information resource, designed to provide concise, practical answers to clinical questions. The content is updated quarterly. Nearly 3,000 author physicians continually review the literature for material that is well supported by data and would be useful in a clinical setting. If a medical finding is deemed important, it is then added to the relevant topic review(s) after approval by an internal peer review and by the authors. The content is comprehensive, concise, and fully referenced.
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