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Apps & Sites

Apps

Clinical Decision Support Tools 

 UptoDate for iPad/iPhoneAndroidWindows tablet (download from Windows Store icon on your Windows start screen)
Note: Requires WIFI/Internet connect to access the content.

 

​ MedScape for iPad/iPhone, Android, Kindle Fire
Note: To have offline access, you need to download the complete clinical reference. To access medical news and continuing medical education, you need to have network connection.

  • After downloading the Medscape Mobile app, install it using the username and password you created. If you do not have an account, register one following the screen prompt.
     
  • To access the drug and disease reference databases without an internet connection, you’ll need to download the complete clinical reference (at a time when you do have internet access). Launch the app and go to settings and tap “Update Reference”. Then, tap “Download Clinical Reference”.
     

​  Epocrates Rx for iPad/iPhone and Android 
Note: Requires WIFI/Internet connect to access the content.

  • ​Download the FREE app (iPad/iPhone,  Android)
  • Launch the program and follow the instruction to create a FREE account
  • Access drug interaction, monographs, Pill ID, calculators, etc.

  VisualDX for iPad/iPhoneAndroid
Note: Requires WIFI/Internet connect to access the content.

  • Create your personal username and password
  • Launch the VisualDx app from your device and sign in using the username and password you created
  • Access VisualDX tools "Lookup" (search by diagnosis, medication or finding), "Differential Builder" (build a custom differential stey by step) and "VisualDX Quiz" (test your knowledge of visual presentation of disease) 
     

Note: Requires WIFI/Internet connect to access the content.

  The Micromedex® Drug Reference for Internet Subscribers app for AppleAndroid and Windows 8® Devices

  The Micromedex® Drug Interactions app for Apple and Android

  The Micromedex® IV Compatibility app for Apple and Android 

  • Obtain the password from the Micromedex website (Building access only) or contact Shiffman Medical Library (313-577-1094 /askmed@wayne.edu) for assistance
  • Download apps listed above 
  • Open the app on your device. Enter the password you obtained to begin using MobileMicromedex​
  • See detail download instructions
     

FirstConsult 
Note: Requires WIFI/Internet connect to access the content.

  • Create a user name and password via ClinicalKey
  • ​Download the app iPad/iPhone
  • Open the app and enter the user name & password to access FirstConsult


 MedCalc: The Professional Medical Calculator for iPad/iPhone

 


  Clinical Pharmacology for iPad/iPhoneAndroid 
Note: CP mobile is a native app which requires 4GB storage space to download the entire database. Users need WIFI/Internet connection to get updates.

  • Register a user name and password (Click "PC Mobile App" button on the page)
  • Follow the instruction on the screen to download the app
  • Open the app and enter the user name and password to access drug information

See detail download instructions
 


​  AccessMedicine for iPad/iPhoneAndroid 
Note: Requires WIFI/Internet connect to access the content.


  JoVE for iPad/iPhone and Android
Note: Requires WIFI/Internet connect to access the content.

  • Download app
  • Open the app and sign up a password
  • Browse and search the Journal of Visualized Experiments videos and protocol text.


  PubMed Medline for iPad/iPhone or Android (Unbounded Medicine)
Note: Requires WIFI/Internet connect to access the content.

  PubMed4Hh for iPad/iPhone or Android (NLM)
Note: Requires WIFI/Internet connect to access the content.

 


​  StatRef for iPad/iPhoneAndroidBlackberry 
Note: Requires WIFI/Internet connect to access the content.

 



  The Medical Letter for iPad/iPhone and Android 
Note: Requires WIFI/Internet connect to access the content.

  • Create a FREE account 
  • Download app and enter the user name and password to begin accessing Medical Letter.
     

Current Awareness

  BrowZine for iPad, Google Nexus, Samsung Galaxy,  Kindle Fire HD 
Note: Requires WIFI/Internet connect to access the content.
A Newsstand of library top journals that you can browse from your mobile device.


Mobile Compliance Sites

Clinical Decision Support Tools

Consumer Health

  • MedlinePlus
    Access to health topics, drug & supplements, anatomy & surgery videos, dictionary,  etc.