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This Mobile Moment – A free app for disinfecting iPads

Do you use your iPad in the hospital on a regular basis? Are you concerned about spreading nosocomial infections with it? A recent study in JMIR¹ showed that a mobile app can effectively reduce microbial load. deBac-app  is a simple … Continue reading

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This Mobile Moment: Pacer Pedometer Plus

Looking for a reliable, free pedometer for the Walk Wholeheartedly Pedometer Challenge or just to monitor your health? Try Pacer. It is easy to use and tracks steps, calories and active time; it can also log and track blood pressure. … Continue reading

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This Mobile Moment: VisualDx

VisualDx is a “visual diagnostic decision support system” now available to University of Calgary members. Covering more than 1,200 pediatric and adult conditions represented by over 25,000 images, VisualDx combines expert medical knowledge, standardized terminology, intelligent search, and high quality medical … Continue reading

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This Mobile Moment: drawMD

drawMD is a free app for the iPad to enhance doctor-patient communication by offering interactive visual guides as a tool for explaining complex issues and possible medical and surgical solutions. Select one of the detailed anatomic images from the 10 … Continue reading

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