Ask a Librarian | Contact Us | Suggestions | NYMC | Give to HSL  | Login

PDAs, Palm Pilots, and Handheld Computers

Special Offers for the NYMC Community :
Harrison's Online PDA version -- Harrison's On Hand -- for the reduced price of $85.00. For more information see Option #3 at: https://store.accessmedicine.com/hohPurchase.aspx
SkyScape Offer - 25% discount if you enter the promotion code nymclibrary at http://www.skyscape.com/promotion (Be sure to hit SUBMIT button after entering code). SkyScape is one of the leading producers of medical textbooks for the PDA.

Introducing...DynaMed ! Off-Network Access ( PDA info for DynaMed) Access the best available evidence at the point of care.  DynaMed's evidence-based reference with over 1,800 clinical topic summaries is available to the NYMC community in a PDA application for Palm OS and Microsoft Mobile devices.

Recommended Medical Freeware and Shareware for the PDA

ABG Pro Analysis of arterial blood gases http://www.stacworks.com

American College of Cardiology Guidelines http://www.acc.org/clinical/palm_download.htm

APPRISOR http://www.apprisor.com/ Downloads from the American Heart Association, the American College of Physicians, the American College of Chest Physicians, the American Urological Association, and more!

Asthma Treatment Guidelines http://hp2010.nhlbihin.net/as_palm.htm From the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI).

AvantGo Web Page viewer for your PDA. Choose from AvantGo channels, or turn any web page into an AvantGo viewable channel. http://www.avantgo.com

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention AIDSinfo http://aidsinfo.nih.gov/PDATools/guidelines.aspx?MenuItem=AIDSinfoTools

Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine - Handheld Resources http://www.cebm.utoronto.ca EBM Calculators and tables.

CspotRun Reader for documents in DOC format (i.e. Microsoft Word). This freeware is available through PalmGear.

Diagnosaurus Free differental diagnsosis program. http://www.diagnosaurus.com

ePocrates Rx Drug information updated weekly in an easy-to-use format. This is the free version. http://www2.epocrates.com/products/rx/

Geriatrics at Your Fingertips PDA version of the American Geriatrics Society's annually updated pocket reference to clinical geriatrics http://www.geriatricsatyourfingertips.org/front-back/pda.asp

iSilo Web Page Conversion program http://www.isilo.com/

Johns Hopkins Antibiotic Guide http://www.hopkins-abxguide.org

Johns Hopkins HIV Guide http://hopkins-hivguide.org

JournalToGo Delivers medical literature and news to your handheld device http://journaltogo.com/default.asp

MedCalc and MedMath Medical calculators -- including BMI, Pregnancy, Coronary Risk, EBM Index, and more. Available via PalmGear.

Medical Eponyms for the Palm http://eponyms.net/eponyms.htm

MEDLINE Database - MD on Tap Wireless application for searching PubMed on your PDA http://mdot.nlm.nih.gov/proj/mdot/mdot.php

MedRules Clinical prediction rules from the medical literature. Available via PalmGear.

mobileMerckMedicus Available free to licensed health professionals http://www.merckmedicus.com/pp/us/hcp/hcp_mobile_medicus.jsp

mobilePDR Available free to licensed prescribers. http://www.pdr.net/Home/Home.aspx

National Guideline Clearinghouse PDA Downloads http://www. guideline.gov/resources/pda.aspx

Patient Keeper Patient management system for Palm and Pocket PC platforms http://www.patientkeeper.com

PDA Sites for Healthcare Providers

CollectiveMed.com Information on PDA software, hardware, and accessories for the healthcare field. http://www.collectivemed.com

DoctorsGadgets.com http://www.doctorsgadgets.com

Ectopic Brain Good starting point for physicians using Palm OS devices. http://pbrain.hypermart.net

Healthy PalmPilot.com Palm OS resources, including freeware and software for the Palm. http://www.healthypalmpilot.com

MDTool.com Provides links to medical software and resources for handheld products. http://www.mdtool.com

Medical Software for PDAs Guide to healthcare sofware and applicatins for PDAs. http://www.medicalsoftwareforpdas.com

Mobile Healthcare Alliance Non-profit organization promoting the use of mobile information in medicine http://www.mohca.org

Mobile Health Data Newsletter reporting on the use of mobile technologies in healthcare http://www.mobilehealthdata.com

pdaMD Medical PDA products and community. http://www.pdamd.com

Pediatrics on Hand http://www.pediatricsonhand.com

Commercial Sites

BiomedicalPDA (Wiley InterScience) http://www.biomedicalpda.com

Handango http://www.handango.com (browse under Pocket PC, Medical)

HandheldMed http://www.handheldmed.com/

Medical PocketPC http://medicalpocketpc.com/

Meds PDA http://www.medspda.com/

Palm, Inc. http://www.palm.com

PalmGear http://www.palmgear.com

Patient Tracker http://www.patienttracker.com

Redi-Reference http://www.redi-reference.com

SkyScape http://www.skyscape.com

Tucows http://www.tucows.com

Unbound Medicine http://www.unboundmedicine.com

M.Ascher, Updated 06/02/06

 
Follow nymclibrary on Facebook Follow nymclibrary on Twitter NYMCat Account | Staff | Suggestions | Touro Libraries © Health Sciences Library, New York Medical College
15 Dana Rd., Valhalla, NY 10595
Tel. (914) 594 4200