3 Apps for Health Services Students

The Epocrates app can be downloaded on iPhones, Droids, Blackberries, Palms, and Windows Mobile devices. Product features include a free Rx drug guide, including pictures of pills (shown above), clinical tables, health plan coverage, and medical calculators. There is also a premium version which includes an infectious disease guide, laboratory tests, alternative therapies information, peer-reviewed disease content, and evidence-based differential diagnoses. Read more here.

Click “Continue Reading” below to see 2 more apps — Skyscape and Medscape.

 

The Skyscape app can be downloaded on iPhones, iPads, Droids, Blackberries, Palms, and Windows Mobile devices. The free version of the app includes RxDrugs, Outlines in Clinical Medicine (OCM), and the Archimedes set of medical calculators. Some devices also have the Drug Dosing Tool and MedAlert. Read more here.

* * *

The Medscape app can be downloaded on iPhones and Blackberries devices. It sports fast drug referencing, an interaction checker, in-depth medical news, as well as Multimedia Clinical Reference (3,500 diseases, conditions, and procedures, including images and video). It also has has a Continuing Medical Education (CME) component. Read more here.

Advertisements

One thought on “3 Apps for Health Services Students

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s