Healthcare is in the middle of a mobile revolution. Doctors are adopting mobile apps that make them more effective, and patients are taking to ones that give them more control over their healthcare. Here are 11 apps that stand out from the crowd.
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Visible Body's 3D Human Anatomy Atlas gives medical students, doctors, and patients an up-close look at all the systems of the human body. Available for Apple iPad, iPhone, and Google Android, the app provides detailed, anatomically accurate 3-D models of more than 2,500 individual structures and hundreds of definitions body systems, organs, vasculature, and nerves.
A panel of physicians and anatomists reviews the anatomical content in the atlas for accuracy, says Visible Body. The current release includes content covered in undergraduate-level anatomy and physiology courses, according to the company.
Visible Body's iPad and Android apps are available for $29.99, and the iPhone app is $9.99.
InformationWeek Elite 100Our data shows these innovators using digital technology in two key areas: providing better products and cutting costs. Almost half of them expect to introduce a new IT-led product this year, and 46% are using technology to make business processes more efficient.
The UC Infrastructure TrapWorries about subpar networks tanking unified communications programs could be valid: Thirty-one percent of respondents have rolled capabilities out to less than 10% of users vs. 21% delivering UC to 76% or more. Is low uptake a result of strained infrastructures delivering poor performance?
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