Apple's top 80 apps for doctors, nurses, patients

By Brian Dolan
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REFERENCE APPS (cont'd)

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PubMed On Tap

DocBook MD
"DocbookMD allows physicians to send X-rays, EKGs, and other patient information directly to their colleagues for quick consultations."

PubMed On Tap
PubMed On Tap searches PubMed to find and display reference information. Users can store references (with pdfs) in a personal and searchable library, retrieve pdfs from the Web, and E-mail references from within the application.

Johns Hopkins Guides (ABX, HIV, Diabetes)
The official Johns Hopkins Guides from Johns Hopkins Medicine and Unbound put authoritative, need-to-know information that is easily accessed, promptly applied, and frequently updated on the web and iOS devices to help you raise the standard of care.

Visual DX
"This new medical app combines physician-reviewed clinical information with THOUSANDS of medical images from renowned physician and institutional collections. The only medical application to represent the variation of disease presentation through age, stage, and skin type, VisualDx Mobile addresses the key complexities faced by many clinicians today when diagnosing dermatologic and other visual conditions."

NEJM This Week
The latest medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice, from The New England Journal of Medicine.

AHRQ ePSS
The ePSS application was developed by HHS to assist primary care clinicians identify 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.

Medicine Central from Unbound Medicine
Medicine Central is an integrated mobile and web reference built specifically for physicians, residents, students, and nurse practitioners that includes 5-Minute Clinical Consult, A to Z Drug Facts, Drug Interaction Facts, Pocket Guide to Diagnostic Tests, and MEDLINE Journals.

Epocrates
Access Epocrates’ trusted clinical resources faster and more conveniently than ever, now elegantly designed for iPad, iPad mini, iPhone and iPod touch. More than 1 million active members, including 50% of U.S. physicians, rely on Epocrates to enable better patient care by delivering the right information, right when it’s needed.

Doximity
The app is only accessible to verified US physicians, and it offers a medical directory and communication tool that includes 100,000 doctors already in the network.