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9 Mobile Health Apps Worth A Closer Look

There's no doubt: Clinicians love their mobile devices. Among many new health apps, here are 9 that healthcare professionals and their patients should investigate.
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This popular doctor-to-doctor social network website, which was created by physicians in 2006, also offers a mobile app for on-the-go discussions. The free app allows physicians to share clinical images, ask questions, and discuss and share ideas and insights on clinical cases, health policy, practice management, and more. Posts are easily followed on the website.

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nicovolli
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nicovolli,
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9/4/2012 | 4:54:08 AM
re: 9 Mobile Health Apps Worth A Closer Look
Good selection! One more that I may want to add. Has helped me allot to remember to take my meds. It is also linked to the NHS (UK) and FDA (US) database to get extra info on medication.
Cheers,
drhealth
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drhealth,
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12/12/2011 | 6:09:07 PM
re: 9 Mobile Health Apps Worth A Closer Look
Check out this app where you can help track the flu: http://www.flunearyou.org/?a=9...
jmarkh
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jmarkh,
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12/12/2011 | 5:18:57 PM
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It's hipAA, darn it...
Robber Barron
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Robber Barron,
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12/1/2011 | 9:26:13 AM
re: 9 Mobile Health Apps Worth A Closer Look
Nice collection of useful apps, most obvious omission however are the Nova Series III apps from 3d4medical.
Lisa Henderson
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Lisa Henderson,
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11/30/2011 | 10:35:38 PM
re: 9 Mobile Health Apps Worth A Closer Look
OK, I know that I contributed some of these to be worth a look, but what do you think of the choices?

Lisa Henderson, InformationWeek Healthcare, contributing editor
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