Top 5 Geriatric Medicine Apps for Primary Care Providers

May 24, 2018
Ted W. James, MD
Ted W. James, MD

Our app reviewer picked out the top 5 apps in geriatric care. Scroll through our quick slideshow to get the highlights. 

What are the top technology tools we can use to help our elderly patients on a daily basis? Well, our app reviewer has hand-selected the top 5 apps that every physician should know about to better help their older patients. In the slideshow above, we offer highlights from: An easy-to-use website designed to make discontinuing medications in older adults safe.  An app that offers healthcare professionals assessment strategies to help protect older patients from motor vehicle accidents.   An app to easily assess the state of frailty of older patients.  An app that provides guidance to both clinicians and trainees caring for older patients.  A mobile evaluation tool for assessing older adults at risk for dementia and depression.