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Using mobile phones to strengthen diagnostic services

A recent study (Tuijn, Hoefman et al. 2011) sought to “determine the feasibility of using mobile phones for capturing microscopy images and transferring these to a central database for assessment, feedback and educational purposes.” In Low- and Middle Income Countries (LMIC), poor communication and long distances between rural health clinics and their urban counterparts makes […]

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Remotely checking newborns in intensive care: expensive but worth it

As reported in iMedicalApps, a number of neonatal intensive care units (NICU for short) in hospitals around the country have implemented Nicview, a system that allows parents to check-in on their child from anywhere via live web feed that is accessible from a computer, tablet, or smartphone. The system is expensive, though: $30,000 to set […]

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Medication safety during pregnancy: InfantRisk Center app

Review of the evidence-based mobile app InfantRisk Center for iPhone and iPod touch.

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Mobile app: Pediatrics Digest

Brief review of the mobile medical app Pediatrics Digest.

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Great Apps for Librarians

Highlight list of iPad apps for librarians from iLibrarian blog.

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Mobile app for gross anatomy: Muscle System Pro II

Review of the NOVA Series mobile app Muscle System Pro II for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.

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eReaders and Mobile Devices for Check-out

The Library has purchased three iPads, three Motorola Xooms, six Amazon Kindles and six Nooks from Barnes and Noble for faculty and students to check out and try. Details available at the front desk.

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USMLE Step 1 lectures app

As recently reviewed on the iMedicalApps blog, thirty hours of lectures at the USMLE Step 1 level have been made available in a free app for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch: Dr. Najeeb Lectures. Dr. Najeeb has created over 400 hours of medical lectures, and the selections available with this app come from a broad […]

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EDUCAUSE Annual Conference via web

Eccles Library is offering webcasts from the 2011 EDUCAUSE Annual Conference for anyone interested in viewing these informative sessions.

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Pharmacology Flash-Card App

Review of the new Sigler Drug Cards-Pharmacology Flash Card App

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