Thursday, December 16, 2010

PediaCents for iOS review

PediaCents is an iOS medical app that quickly and easily calculates the blood pressure percentile for pediatric patients using the method outlined in the NHLBI tables.

This saves time, and takes the guesswork out of assessing the blood pressure readings of children.  This is critical because the "normal" ranges for blood pressure in children

In addition to blood pressure percentiles, PedaCents also calculates normal ranges for vital signs, height, weight, body surface area (BSA), and body mass index (BMI).

PediaCents has a colorful and easy to use interface, and will be an asset to anyone who provides medical care for children.

PediaCents is free through 1/1/2011 in the iTunes AppStore

PediaCents - Exsilico Consulting

Prognosis: Your Diagnosis Review

Prognosis: Your Diagnosis is a free medical case review application available for iOS.  This app presents medical cases in a fun and engaging manner, and provides you with additional information in the traditional "med school way" of history, examination, diagnostic tests and management.
Feedback on diagnosis and management and a detailed discussion of the patient case (complete with references) are provided.

This app is a fun way to challenge your brain while on call, and is suitable for anyone with an interest in medicine.   If you could only get CME credit with this app.....

Prognosis:  Your Diagnosis is available from the iTunes app store.

Prognosis : Your Diagnosis - a clinical case simulation game for Doctors, Medical Students and Nurses - Medical Joyworks