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Blood glucose peripheral for iPhone/iPod touch

Summary of review of new blood glucose monitoring app using iPhone.

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Using smartphones to boost healthy behavior against juvenile diabetes

Using a smartphone app to encourage blood glucose monitoring compliance in adolescents with diabetes that includes a points reward system redeemable in the iTunes store.

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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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Thank you, Steve Jobs

A tribute to Steve Jobs and how his technological vision and creativity will live on to help many have better health.

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Eye Exams with an iPhone

A brief review of the iExaminer mobile medical software tool.

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Papers for iPad: mobile medical literature management

In the iMedicalApps blog, Tom Lewis reviews the app Papers for the iPad ($14.99), the mobile version of a popular desktop program designed for clinicians, researchers and other medical professionals who need a well-organized way to search, organize and follow the medical literature. Features of this app include: 8 built-in search engines for access to […]

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EBSCOhost app for iPhone

Review of the EBSCOhost app for the iPhone and iPod touch. Overall, it is a robust application with plenty of search options and tools. One feature lacking is the ability to export to citation management software.

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Free medical images app

Review of SpringerImages mobile app for iPhone and iPod touch.

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An app for tracking blood glucose levels?

According to the Technology Review website published by MIT, using a nanosensor “tattoo” and a modified iPhone, cyclists could closely monitor sodium levels to prevent dehydration, and anemic patients could track their blood oxygen levels. A team at Northeastern University’s Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences is working to make this possible. They have created a specialized, […]

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Now on iPhone: UpToDate… sort of

As reported on the company website, UpToDate is now available as an app for the iPhone and iPod touch. Features include mobile-optimized clinical calculators, Physician Topics, Drug Topics, What’s New, Patient Information, CME/CE/CPD credit accrual, abstracts, graphics, tables, images, figures, basic search, search filters (adult, pediatric, patient), auto-complete search terms, topic-centric navigation, persistent login, bookmarks, […]

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