Category Archives: Mobile Apps

Can a Smartphone App Helps Spot A Fib

An MIT tech company, Cardiio has developed an app designed to spot a. fib. The app uses smartphone’s camera to measure hear rate by noticing slight changes in skin tone.  The app is not yet available to the public. The

Can a Smartphone App Helps Spot A Fib

An MIT tech company, Cardiio has developed an app designed to spot a. fib. The app uses smartphone’s camera to measure hear rate by noticing slight changes in skin tone.  The app is not yet available to the public. The

Using Gaming and Competition in Medical Education

Last week I was on an elevator at UCIMC and was surprised that out of the eight or so people on the elevator, seven of them were checking their phone. Most of the people on the elevator were residents and

Using Gaming and Competition in Medical Education

Last week I was on an elevator at UCIMC and was surprised that out of the eight or so people on the elevator, seven of them were checking their phone. Most of the people on the elevator were residents and

“Millennial Generation’s Learning Preferences in Medical Education Examined”

The word millennials has been thrown around the news recently. The millennial generation is a generation of people born from the year 1982-2000.  As the millennial generation matures they are having increasing influence in business and entertainment. The millennial generation

“Millennial Generation’s Learning Preferences in Medical Education Examined”

The word millennials has been thrown around the news recently. The millennial generation is a generation of people born from the year 1982-2000.  As the millennial generation matures they are having increasing influence in business and entertainment. The millennial generation

9 Apps to help manage anxiety

Anxiety is an issue many people deal with on a daily basis. This article lists 9 apps that are considered the highest-rated and most scientifically-backed. Full article: https://goo.gl/ScdlJQ

9 Apps to help manage anxiety

Anxiety is an issue many people deal with on a daily basis. This article lists 9 apps that are considered the highest-rated and most scientifically-backed. Full article: https://goo.gl/ScdlJQ

MedCircle: a social networking app for health education

The Health education start-up MedCircle recently launched a digital networking platform for greater engagement between health care providers and patients. The app functions similar to Facebook with a newsfeed; however, the user can customize their newsfeed to health topics they

MedCircle: a social networking app for health education

The Health education start-up MedCircle recently launched a digital networking platform for greater engagement between health care providers and patients. The app functions similar to Facebook with a newsfeed; however, the user can customize their newsfeed to health topics they

A virtual care clinic: a way of the future?

Scientists at USC’s Institute for Creative Technologies are working on making it easier to see a physician. They are working on an app that would allow the patient to communicate with their doctor from in the comfort of their own

A virtual care clinic: a way of the future?

Scientists at USC’s Institute for Creative Technologies are working on making it easier to see a physician. They are working on an app that would allow the patient to communicate with their doctor from in the comfort of their own

A new health app: HART

This article describes a new health app created in Orange County, California called HART. The app is revolutionary in that it connects both daily activities such as fitness and diet with medical information such as appointments and medical records. Full

A new health app: HART

This article describes a new health app created in Orange County, California called HART. The app is revolutionary in that it connects both daily activities such as fitness and diet with medical information such as appointments and medical records. Full