A-Z List of Mobile Device Resources
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(All apps/resources are free unless otherwise noted.)
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AAP Red Book Online (MCW Affiliates Only)
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)
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.
Clinical practice guidelines from the American College of Physicians & the American Society of Internal Medicine. There is also a mobile ACP-ASIM website.
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.
Current awareness tool for reading electronic journals on tablets, phones or on the web.
Calculate by QxMD
More than 150 clinical calculators and decision support tools. Installation instructions are available.
Access your desktop's apps and data from any device.
ClinicalKey (MCW Affiliates Only)
Access information from ClinicalKey through their mobile app, including books, journals, videos and images produced by Elsevier. Installation instructions are available.
A differential diagnosis tool that allows you to browse by organ system, symptoms, or diseases. Get access to Diagnosaurus through the AccessMedicine app.
Drug and prescribing information. Sections include drugs, diseases, interaction check, pill ID, calculators, tables, and patient resources.
Essential Evidence Plus (MCW Affiliates Only)
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.
First Consult (MCW Affiliates Only)
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.
Johns Hopkins ABX Guide (MCW, FH Affiliates Only)
Get access to the Johns Hopkins ABX Guide through UCentral. Access to this app is funded by Froedtert and is limited to Froedtert and MCW affiliated users. Installation instructions are available.
Lexicomp (MCW, FH Affiliates Only)
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.
The Medical Letter (MCW Affiliates Only)
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.
Red Book Online: see AAP Red Book Online
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.
STAT!Ref (MCW Affiliates Only)
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.
UpToDate (MCW Affiliates Only)
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)
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
Connect to web meetings and conferences on your mobile device.