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Apps

Clinical Decision Support Tools 

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

 

ClinicalKeyClinicalKey for Apple iOS, Android (ClinicalKey Remote Access Instructions)
Note: Requires WIFI/Internet connect to access the content. The registration ID and password will last for three years.

  • Obtain a registration ID and registration password from Shiffman Medical Library (askmed@wayne.edu or call 313-577-1094)
  • Go to Clinicalkey and enter the registration ID and password and then click "Continue" button
  • For new users, clicking the registration link to setup a user account with Clinicalkey
  • Open the app and enter the user name & password you create to access ClinicalKey remotely

​ MedScape for Apple iOS, 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 Apple iOS and Android 
Note: Requires WIFI/Internet connect to access the content.

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

  VisualDX for Apple iOSAndroid (Instructions)
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 step 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 Apple iOS , Android and Windows 8® Devices

  The Micromedex® Drug Interactions app for Apple iOS and Android

  The Micromedex® IV Compatibility app for Apple iOS 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 Apple iOS

Qx Calculator: a variety of medical calculators in one package for iPad/iPhone, Android, Windows
 


  Clinical Pharmacology for Apple iOSAndroid 
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
 


​MobilePDR for iPad/iPhone, Android

  • Open the app downloaded on your device
  • Tap "Create an account"
  • Tap "Skip this step"
  • Enter the requested information and submit your registration

​  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.

 Qx Read for AppleAndroid
Access medical literature, read outstanding topic reviews and search PubMed
Note: Requires WIFI/Internet connect to access the content.


Mobile Compliance Sites

Clinical Decision Support Tools

Consumer Health

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

     
  • DailyMed
    Provides high quality information about marketed drugs, including FDA labels (package inserts)
     
  • Drug Information Portal Mobile
    A mobile interface to information for over 31,000 drugs. Names, usage, and structures are displayed, as well as search links to key NLM and government sites. Spell checking and autosuggest are used during input.