Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Nutrition Complete - Nutritional database for the iPhone

Nutrition Complete, developed by Senstic, is a comprehensive food/nutrition database using data from the US Department of Agriculture in their comprehensive report titled "USDA National
Nutrient Database for Standard Reference".

This database contains detailed information on over 10,000 food items. Nutrition Complete is a useful patient education resource, particularly when discussing or developing an appropriate diet with a patient.

Nutrition Complete costs $4.99 and is available from the iTunes AppStore.


obWheel - Pregnancy calculator for the iPhone

obWheel is a free pregnancy calculator for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

Estimated date of delivery and gestational age can be calculated based on the LMP (last menstrual period).

obWheel is simple, visually appealing, and a free application.

A great addition to the iPhone of any healthcare worker that cares for pregnant patients.

The price is right (free!) for medical and nursing students.


The Wheel - Pregnancy calculator for the iPhone

The Wheel is an interactive calculator to determine the estimated delivery date (EDD aka the due date) of a pregnancy based on the first day of a woman's last menstrual period (LMP) or by a known gestational age.

This is a simple, straightforward calculator that is available in Spanish, German, Italian, and French.
It is a great tool for medical students, residents, and any other healthcare workers that care for pregnant patients.

The Wheel is available from the iTunes AppStore and costs $5.99.