Apps for Mobile Devices: Mobile Applications

Library resources containing disease and drug information and assorted clinical tools for mobile devices.

Databases with Mobile Applications

AccessMedicine

The app contains content from the Quick Medical Dx & Rx, Fitzpatrick’s Color Atlas of Clinical Dermatology, Differential Dx Tool, and Diagnostic Tests. To activate sign up for a My Access account today by logging into your subscription and clicking on your institution name in the upper right hand corner.  To download the app, please visit your mobile app store. 

Epocrates Online Premium

The app contains Epocrates Rx content, Interaction Check, Pill ID, calculators, notifications, and other tools. Available for Android and iOS. Click on Products to register for the free mobile app.

Lexicomp Online

Access drug monographs and drug interaction tool from Lexi-Comp. See download instructions for mobile apps for details on supported devices, obtaining an access code, and annual renewal.

Micromedex Healthcare Series

Full website available for mobile viewing. Current VUMC students, staff, and faculty can download apps on drug information, drug interactions, and IV compatibility. See download instructions for mobile apps for details on supported devices, obtaining an access code, and annual renewal.

mobilePDR

Drug information app from the trusted Physicians’ Desk Reference, allowing healthcare professionals access to the current drug prescribing information available.  Available for Android and iOS. Free for all US healthcare professionals. Registration required.

STAT!-Ref

Access the latest AAFP Conditions, AFHS Drug Information, and MedCalc 3000. Available for iOS, Android, and Blackberry. Users must create a My STAT!Ref account on the desktop site and follow the installation instructions on the STAT!Ref Mobile Access page.

Thieme MedOne Education

Download e-books to your iPad or Android tablet with the Thieme Bookshelf, see the app download instructions.

UpToDate Clinical Reference

Primary resource for medical knowledge at the point of care. The knowledge contained in UpToDate is evidence-based and continuously updated, presents a comprehensive synthesis of the evidence, followed by recommendations that can be acted on at the point of care. See download instructions for mobile apps for details on supported devices, obtaining an access code, and annual renewal.

Optimized for Mobile Viewing

 

CINAHL

Simply access from a mobile device and a mobile-friendly version of the site will display. There is also an app for Android and iOS. Mobile Applications Instructions.

DSM-5, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders

Website is optimized for mobile viewing. Mobile devices will contain simplified search and navigation features, journal issues, articles, and book chapters.

Geriatrics Care Online

Access to review books, guidelines, patient handouts, and the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.

JAMAevidence

Information on the concepts fundamental to evidence-based medicine. Education guides, glossary, calculators, question wizards and podcasts. Create a profile to store favorite and most-used items for future use. Mobile version available. To activate sign up for a My Access account today by logging into your subscription and clicking on your institution name in the upper right hand corner.