Mobile technology, including smartphones and mobile apps, have the potential to improve the diagnostic skills and education of medical providers in a field of urology, as well as to empower patients to make informed decisions regarding their health.
There are many mobile apps that let medical students, residents, and seasoned clinicians experience real life based clinical scenarios on their devices. We compiled the list of the most useful apps to practice clinical cases.
Mobile apps have the great potential to improve medical care, patient outcomes, and the scope of research on the different rheumatic conditions. These apps can be used between visits to benefit both rheumatologists and their patients.
Medication overdose and poisoning is a common problem presenting to emergency departments and mobile apps can provide invaluable information to both patients and healthcare professionals regarding initial management.
Keeping up with the latest, evidence-based clinical practice guidelines on a smartphone or tablet is now possible thanks to a multitude of mobile medical apps that provide support for decision-making at the point of care.
New mobile apps are constantly being developed to provide paramedics and EMS professionals with useful resources they can use while operating in the field.
Mobile apps have proven to be effective tools in speech therapy for children. Speech therapists report that many children enjoy working with apps which are easily accessible enabling children to practice with their family in the safety of their own home.
A number of mobile apps are currently available to help patients with gastrointestinal conditions keep track of their health progress, as well as for gastroenterologists and other healthcare providers to better manage their patients with GI conditions.
There are many mobile apps that can assist clinicians with physical examinations of their patients, as well as medical students to master their clinical assessment skills.
Mobile charge capture apps allow physicians to quickly and efficiently capture information on their services and send it out to payers and insurance companies for reimbursement. They also ensure patient confidentiality and greater billing accuracy.