A-Z List of Mobile Device Resources

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(All apps/resources are free unless otherwise noted.)

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3D Brain iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
29 interactive structures that can be rotated in 3D space. Each structure contains information on associated functions, disorders, brain damage, etc.

3D4Medical's Images - iPad iPad compatible
Over 400 medical images and 40 videos developed using 3D computer software.

AAP Red Book Online iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Provides clinically useful information on the manifestations, etiology, epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment of some 200 childhood infectious diseases.
Notes: Access Red Book Online while on the MCW Campus or via the proxy server. Click on Sign In. Create your individual account. Next go back to the Red Book Online site to log in. Remain logged into Red Book Online. Install the AAP Red Book app on your device. Open the app and enter your newly created AAP login and password. The Red Book contents should download to your device. (If you receive an error message which indicates that the app requires a subscription, try logging in a second time.)
AAP Red Book requires that you re-verify your access every 120 days which you do by logging into Red Book Online while on the MCW campus or via the proxy server. Installation instructions are available.

AccessMedicine App (MCW Affiliates Only) iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Includes four AccessMedicine products for your mobile device: Quick Medical Diagnosis & Treatment, Fitzpatrick's Color Atlas of Clinical Dermatology, Diagnosaurus 2.0, and the Pocket Guide to Diagnostic Tests.
Notes: To activate and for continued use of the app, the user must have an active My Access account and sign in every 90 days through MCW Libraries, either on-site or through the Libraries' proxy server. Your MyAccess account user name and password will activate the AccessMedicine App.

ACP-ASIM iOS compatible
Clinical practice guidelines from the American College of Physicians & the American Society of Internal Medicine. There is also a mobile ACP-ASIM website.

Adobe Reader iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Allows you to view and interact with PDF documents.

AHRQ ePSS iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
The Electronic Preventive Services Selector (ePSS) is a quick hands-on tool designed to help primary care clinicians identify the screening, counseling, and preventive medication services that are appropriate for their patients. Installation instructions are available.

Anesthesia Clinical Tutor and Calculator iOS compatible
Designed to teach and simplify the calculations that are involved in the practice of Anesthesia. A paid premium version is also available.

AnkiMobile Flashcards iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
AnkiMobile is a paid companion to the free computer program, for use on Apple devices. $24.99 on iTunes App Store. AnkiDroid developers (a separate group) decided to make the Android version free (as it's based off the free desktop code).

AppZapp iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
An app bargain guide (sales, free apps) for iOS and Android devices.

BMI Calculator iOS compatible
The National Heart Blood and Lung Institute's BMI calculator.

BrowZine  iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Current awareness tool for reading electronic journals on tablets, phones or on the web.

Calculate by QxMD iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
More than 150 clinical calculators and decision support tools. Installation instructions are available.

Chrome iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Google Chrome allows for fast, simple Internet browsing. Includes privacy features and Sign-in synchronization with your Google account. MCW Students should use the Chrome browser for connecting to the Audience Response System.

Citrix Receiver iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Access your desktop's apps and data from any device.

ClinicalKey iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Access information from ClinicalKey through their mobile app, including books, journals, videos and images produced by Elsevier. Installation instructions are available.

Diagnosaurus iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
A differential diagnosis tool that allows you to browse by organ system, symptoms, or diseases. Contains 1,000+ differential diagnoses. $1.99 on the Apple Store and via Google Play, free on Palm, Blackberry, and Windows Mobile.

Dictionary from Merriam-Webster iOD compatibleAndroid compatible
Based on Merriam-Webster's Collegiate® Dictionary, Eleventh Edition. Free and premium versions available.

Doceri iOS compatible
Combines screencasting, desktop control and an interactive whiteboard in one app.

Dragon Dictation iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
An suite of easy to use voice recognition applications powered by Dragon NaturallySpeaking that allows you to easily speak and instantly see your text or email messages.

Dropbox iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Save photos, documents and videos. Any file you save to your Dropbox account is accessible from all of your computers, iPhone, iPad and the Dropbox website.

ECG Pocket Reference iOS compatible
A library of detailed ECG tracings, expandable for zoom, notes explaining the clinically relevant features of each ECG, and a quiz to test interpretive skills.

Echocardiography Atlas by Epocrates iOS compatible
250 annotated images and 189 videos of normal and abnormal echocardiograms.

Epocrates Rx iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Drug and prescribing information. Sections include drugs, diseases, interaction check, pill ID, calculators, tables, and patient resources.

Eponyms iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Eponyms brings a short description of more than 1,500 common and obscure medical eponyms (e.g., Rovsing's sign, Virchow's node). A perfect tool to quickly look up the meaning of any eponym.

Essential Evidence Plus iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
An evidence-based, point-of-care clinical decision support system that gives you access to over 13,000 topics, guidelines, abstracts, and summaries. EEP is available through the STAT!Ref app. Please see STAT!Ref Mobile Access for more information and instructions on how to authenticate the mobile apps. 

Evernote iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Take notes, capture photos, create to-do-lists, record voice reminders and sync these notes across all of your computers and devices.

Eye Chart Pro by Dok LLC iOS compatible
A randomizable visual acuity exam of Snellen and Tumbling E charts.

feedly iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
This productivity site is an RSS feed reader and tool for keeping up with other websites, including Google News. It helps "curious minds curate and consume their digital world." Apps the work with feedly accounts are available on many mobile and desktop platforms.

First Consult (MCW Affiliates Only) iOS compatible
First Consult is an authoritative evidence-based resource. Designed for use at point of care, it provides access to information on evaluation, diagnosis, clinical management, prognosis, and prevention.
Notes: To create your required individual account, click on ClinicalKey from All Databases. You will use your ClinicalKey account to access the First Consult app. You must be on-campus to create an account. 

GoodReader iOS compatible
GoodReader® is the super-robust highly-rated PDF reader with advanced reading and annotating capabilities. Reviews worldwide hail it as "essential" "the best," "magnificent" and "the killer app". GoodReader can open virtually anything, anywhere: books, movies, maps, pictures, etc. can be opened, annotated, and shared. $4.99 on the iTunes App Store.

iAnnotate PDF iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Use iAnnotate to read, mark up, and share PDF, DOC, PPT and image files. $9.99 on the iTunes App Store. "Lite" version is free for Android devices.

iBooks iOS compatible

Download and read books via Apple's eBook reader app.

Kindle iOS compatibleAndroid compatible

Amazon's Kindle eBook reader has the largest library of titles and the most cross-platform support on the market. Kindle's "Whispersync" lets users start reading on one device and pick up right where they left off on another.

Lexicomp iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Updated, convenient, mobile access to point-of-care drug information.
The app will take up 1.1 GB of space on your device; make sure you have enough space before you download the app. Please email questions to CMU@froedtert.com.       Installation instructions are available.

Lieberman's iRadiology iOS compatible
Over 500 images of radiological findings of various abnormalities.

LinkedIn iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Access your LinkedIn account via your mobile device. LinkedIn is a social networking site for people in professional positions.

The Medical Letter iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Access the latest issues of The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics and Treatment Guidelines from the Medical Letter. Click on Mobile Apps and register for access using the provided form. Then download the app for your device.

mobilePDR iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Drug and prescribing information. Includes quick drug look-up, drug comparison, drug interaction checker, and pill identifier.

Notability iOS compatible

Notability integrates handwriting, PDF annotation, typing, recording, and organizing into one note-taking app. $2.99 on the iTunes App Store.

PDF Expert iOS compatible
Read and annotate PDF documents. Also allows users to fill out PDF forms on their devices. $9.99 on iTunes App Store.

PDF Max iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Designed for those people who are looking for a full-featured PDF annotating, form-filling & note-taking app. PDF Max provides all features you need for an everyday PDF & note-taking app in one place. Free version with in-app purchases or pro version for $9.99 on the iTunes App Store; $7.16 on Google Play.

Penultimate iOS compatible
A note-taking app for iPads only that provides the natural experience of writing on paper, with the added power and availability of Evernote. Take notes, keep sketches, or share ideas from anywhere.

PubMed for Handhelds iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
A website for searching Medline with the web browser of any mobile device. Links are provided directly to free app versions in the iTunes App Store and Google Play.

Quickoffice iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Create and edit Microsoft Office documents, spreadsheets, and presentations on your device. Requires a Google account.

Radiology 2.0 iOS compatible
A series of cases that simulates CTs from a PACS workstation. Includes discussions. Separate versions of the app exist for iPhones and iPads.

Red Book Online (see AAP Red Book Online)

REMM Mobile iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Radiation Event Medical Management System contains selected sections on how to diagnose & treat during mass casualty radiological/nuclear events. Includes just-in-time, evidence-based, usable information for those without formal radiation medicine expertise and web-based information that is also downloadable in advance.

ResponseWare iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Respond to interactive TurningPoint polling questions during an MCW class or presentation via an iPhone or iPod Touch (an Android version is also available).

SciVerse Scopus Alerts (MCW Affiliates Only) iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Application provides mobile access to the Searching and Alerting features of Scopus. Scopus is a database containing journal articles in medicine, science, technology, and the social sciences.
Notes: Requires the creation of a user account on the desktop Scopus website.

Shots Immunizations iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Shots Immunizations Shots Immunizations includes the unified CDC childhood and adolescent schedule, the catch-up schedule, the adult schedule, and the adult medical indications schedule. Each vaccine is covered in sections on the basics, special indications, catch-up, side effects, contraindications, precautions, and contents with additional sections on epidemiologic information about each disease.

Skeletal Anatomy 3D - Quiz and Reference iOS compatible
Test your knowledge of 140 bones and landmarks. Includes nine 3D models, 12 diagrams, hundreds of images, and video. $2.99 on iTunes Store.

Skitch iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Mark up photos, screenshots, maps, and webpages and then share them. Part of the Evernote family of apps.

STAT!Ref (MCW Affiliates Only) iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Searchable full-text of numerous primary care textbooks.
Notes:  Please see STAT!Ref Mobile Access for more information and instructions on how to authenticate the mobile apps. Once authenticated, the preferences-based login can be used for 90 days, after which you must click the "Activate/Renew" button from the temporary login account screen in order to authenticate again. Installation instructions are available.

Unbound Medicine iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
While most products are not free, Unbound Medicine offers one of the largest collections of textbooks and clinical tools including Harrison's Manual of Medicine and many pocket guides.

UpToDate (MCW Affiliates Only)iOS compatibleAndroid compatible Windows 8 compatible
UpToDate is a clinical information resource designed to provide health care professionals concise, practical answers needed at the point of care. Notes: Register for an account in UpToDate by clicking the Log In link. Once your account is created, use that information to install the app on your mobile device. To keep your account active, you must login to UpToDate from the MCW network every 90 days. Installation instructions are available.

VisualDx(MCW Affiliates Only) iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
A unique mobile and desktop application for diagnostic accuracy, patient engagement, and medical education. All Medical College of Wisconsin, Children's Hospital, and Froedtert Health faculty, students, and staff can access this powerful tool featuring more than 25,000 medical images and specialist-level knowledge to help diagnose, treat, and manage over 1,200 visually identifiable diseases, drug reactions, and infections. Installation instructions are available.

WebEx by Cisco iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Connect to web meetings and conferences on your mobile device.

WebMD iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Look up symptoms, treatments, first aid, and basic drug information.

Wikipedia Mobile iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Free crowd-sourced encyclopedia containing more than 20 million articles.

WISER iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Designed to assist first responders in hazardous material incidents. Provides a wide range of information on hazardous substances, including substance identification support, physical characteristics, human health information, and containment and suppression advice.

Yammer iOS compatibleAndroid compatible
Yammer is an enterprise social network that makes your job easier and more productive. It brings together employees, content, conversation, and business data in a single convenient location.
Notes: You will need to use your MCW email for setup. Scroll down to the list of apps and click on the "Yammer" tab to see the mobile app options.