Here's a useful listing of apps for both iPhones, iPads and Android devices that are of interest in health care.
Last Updated: Jan 20, 2016
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- Clinical apps
Lists include both library-provided and free clinical apps, as well as mobile-friendly websites
- Drug reference apps
Lists include both library-provided and free drug apps. Also includes mobile-friendly websites
- Core Clerkship apps
These apps are recommended by for Clerkship students at the University of Kansas Medical Center
- Consumer Health apps
This list includes free consumer health apps and mobile-friendly websites for patients
- Medical Calculator apps
A list of medical calculation apps for use in both the clinical and education settings
- Literature Searching apps
List includes both free and library-provided journal article apps, as well as mobile-friendly websites.
- Professional apps
Includes a list of free apps for staying current, finding out about conferences and professional networking
- Productivity apps
Includes free and paid productivity apps such as cloud storage, file editing, PDF annotators, etc...
- Patient Education apps
Lists include library-provided and free patient education apps for health care professionals
- Emergency and Disaster apps
A list of free emergency and disaster apps from several organizations/associations
- KUMC Recommended Apps
A page with lists of previously recommended applications for use by students at the University of Kansas Medical Center
If you like to browse, these websites will provide you with information on a variety of medical apps. Some are free and others are available for purchase.
- Mobile App Experience Project
Librarian reviewed apps that includes creator’s credentials; bias; up to date information; ease of app’s navigation/access; etc.
- Apple: Healthcare Apps
A link to the Apple App Store that has aggregated all popular medical apps with the tag "medical" into one list.
Reviews of medical mobile apps by health professionals and medical students. Browse by medical specialty and/or type of device.
- Medical App Journal
A journal created by medical professionals that peer reviews medical apps for the medical profession.
- InternetMedicine "Top Free Medical Applications"
A list of the top 20 medical applications (aggregated from iMedicalApps) for 2014
||The JayDoc App provides resources for JayDoc student physicians to improve their patient care experience. The app offers laboratory resources, physician and executive board directories, documents regarding clinic processes and opportunities to connect patients with social services in the Kansas City community.
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