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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 »
Thoughts on Microsoft acquiring Nokia by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc It was somewhat a déjà vu experience for me reading about Microsoft buying Nokia’s mobile business . Only a few years back, HP bought Palm , and the memories of how ... Read on »
An ophthalmology clinic in your pocket by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Via the BBC A modified smartphone is being tested in Kenya to see if it can prevent blindness in some of the poorest parts of the world. The kit, designed by a rese ... Read on »
QxMD and Altmetric Announce Plan to Integrate Altmetric Data into Read by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Read by QxMD is a fabulous iOS app which turns your iphone or iPad into a personalised journal reader. For users who don’t want to manually configure their own RSS feeds, ... Read on »
Could doctors do with a smart watch II ? by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc In the earlier post I mentioned the benefits of being able to tell who is calling by glancing at one’s watch, and with the ability to take or reject the call, it ca ... Read on »
Fig. 1 – an Instagram for Doctors #iOS by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Instagram is the popular photo (and now video) sharing app that was recently snapped up by Facebook. Sharing patient pictures on the social media is always a dodgy ... Read on »
Swyping away with Swype by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc After getting my Samsung Galaxy Mega phablet as a replacement for my Tab 7.7, things have in general been excellent except for typing when in portrait mode. The smaller sc ... Read on »
Speed matters by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc I recently swopped my Galaxy Tab 7.7 for a smaller device – the Samsung Galaxy Mega , a 6.3″ phone or really what is better described as a “phablet” – a mini-tablet sized ... Read on »
Cartoon of the day by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc When iDevices are ubiquitous, there may be a slight misunderstanding in the wards from the Palmdoc Chronicles Cartoon of the day Read on »
Palmdoc Chronicles: New theme by Alan T. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Time for a little spring cleaning. I’ve changed the theme of the blog to something which appears less cluttered. I’ve also added a caching plugin which hopefully will resu ... Read on »