Category Archives: Mobile Resources

New Pediatrics Medical Education App

iMedicalApps has named Medrills: Pediatric Considerations as one of the best medical apps released in May. The Medrills series offers virtual simulation medical education apps targeted toward paramedics, and each app focuses on particular skills. Pediatric Considerations teaches fundamental differences children have anatomically and … Continue reading

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Tips for Creating Mobile-Friendly Online Surveys

As smartphone and tablet use become more common, it is increasingly important for creators of surveys to design them with the mobile user in mind. A survey that doesn’t display correctly can lead to data quality issues, and a mobile … Continue reading

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Apple Watch Apps for Physicians

While the Apple Watch has only been available a short time, there are already thousands of apps available for it. Iltifat Husain, MD of iMedicalApps, has found that only 13 of the current apps are designed for physicians. One of them … Continue reading

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CDC to Launch Ebola Training App for Clinicians

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will launch a free smartphone application in May 2015 that provides intuitive coaching on the proper use of personal protective equipment (PPE) to prevent transmission of Ebola. The app is powered by mobile health platform 22otters … Continue reading

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New Platform for Prescribing Apps to Patients: iPrescribeApps

The founders of iMedicalApps, a site featuring doctors’ reviews of medical apps and technologies, will soon be launching iPrescribeApps, a platform allowing physicians to easily and efficiently prescribe evidence-based, clinically vetted apps to their patients. Patients increasingly prefer to use mobile apps … Continue reading

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Best New Medical Apps of 2014

A new iMedicalApps article compiles The best medical apps released in 2014, several of which are pediatrics-specific, and several more of which are of potential use to pediatricians. The article includes 12 new apps. The apps especially useful in pediatrics are Pediatric Quick … Continue reading

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DrawMD Pediatrics app review, from iMedicalApps

Boston Children’s Hospital’s own Eli Sprecher reviewed the free iPad app DrawMD Pediatrics on iMedicalApps. Sprecher says this is a great app for communicating with patients and parents. The app is easy to use and has many customizable drawings that facilitate … Continue reading

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