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Pocket Doctor Lite app for Android is a reference tool by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Pocket Doctor is a health encyclopedia with some interesting features. Read on »
Smartwatches and the battle for your health by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc With the release of the Samsung Galaxy Gear and the upcoming Fitbit Force, the smartwatch war for your health has begun. Read on »
New web app: VTE guidelines by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc It’s been a while since I’ve coded a new medical web app but what better incentive than a colleague asking you for help – in this case, to convert a CPG to an app. The CPG ... Read on »
Google launches Calico to combat age related illnesses by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Google is venturing into health and aging with a new start-up named Calico that will be focused on solving aging related illnesses and issues. Read on »
Study shows FaceTime with iPhone is successful in teaching Cardiac Ultrasound remotely by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Pocket sized ultrasound devices (PUDs) have  potential to  improve global health care delivery due  to their potential role in areas with limited resources.   Although theor ... Read on »
Need a free medical translator in your clinic? #iOS by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc If you work in a multi-lingual medical environment like I do, having a good translator with you all the time is a boon. There are quite a few apps on the market but latel ... Read on »
iLimb Enables Control of Bionic Hand With iPhone App by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Touch Bionics has developed a new bionic prosthetic called the iLimb Ultra Revolution. Read on »
Diseases Codes ICD-10 for Android is an app with ICD-10 codes by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc ICD-10 codes can be tricky. Check this app out if you often used them. Read on »
Watson arrives in medicine, first stop oncology and chemotherapy recommendations by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Today, IBM and MD Anderson announced the development of a prototype of a platform designed to provide treatment recommendations for and help guide the management of oncology ... Read on »
Syndicated Feeds by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc As of today, I am pulling in the RSS feeds of my 2 favorite PDA blogs into the Palmdoc Chronicles iMedical Apps Medical Smartphones as they are great sites ... Read on »
Carter Center study highlights efficiency gains using Android tablet for public health by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Researchers from the Carter Center evaluate the use of Android tablet & app for a surveillance program in Ethiopia. In comparison to a traditional paper-based program they f ... Read on »
BabyGrow app enables parents to track children’s growth curves by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc BabyGrow is a medical app geared to help parents track the growth of their children. Read on »
Sookasa, a powerful tool for sharing Dropbox files in a HIPAA compliant manner by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Sookasa is an app that enable users to share and stores files on Dropbox, whilst adhering to HIPAA compliance. Read on »
Blueprint Health Winter 2014 Application Is Open by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Blueprint Health has the largest network of mentors with healthcare expertise of any accelerator and co-working space. They pair talented entrepreneurs with experienced hea ... Read on »
Fig. 1 – an Instagram for Doctors #iOS (II) by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc The app has now been updated with some key features - iPad support - Physician verification with Doximity If you haven’t tried, Fig. 1 is a free app which allows m ... Read on »
Malaysian Medical Gazette – free #Android app by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc The Malaysian Medical Gazette is a new online portal with articles by medical doctors on public health and educational medical material suited for the public. The Gazett ... Read on »
Google Glass for MDs (II) by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc For the doubters, a cool proof of concept video by Philips from the Palmdoc Chronicles Google Glass for MDs (II) Read on »
Epocrates launches Bugs and Drugs app #iOS by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Epocrates has launched a free mobile app that is an antimicrobial susceptibility reference that provides geolocated bacterial resistance data sourced from athenahea ... Read on »
MIMS for Android is now available by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Following the release of MIMS for iOS in May, comes MIMS for Android ( Play Store ) Description Essential Clinical Practice Toolkit On-The-Go! The FREE ... Read on »
The next iPhone is here by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Apple just had it’s new iPhone event and you can catch up with the news from the Verge’s excellent coverage . While the 5s will be the flag ship phone some will love to ... Read on »