Top 5 Primary Care Apps

February 12, 2016
Linda Geisler, MA
Linda Geisler, MA

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Many medical applications are available for smartphones and tablets-their use has had a significant impact on the way doctors and patients approach health care. New apps designed for physicians range from ICD code conversion and drug dose calculators to those that facilitate remote patient monitoring and antidote selection for treating poison ingestion. The slides that follow are among the top 5 best medical apps for primary care physicians based on their potential usefulness in daily practice.The apps are the author’s choice and appear in no particular order.