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Mobile computing devices
The iGeriatrics app provides clinicians with mobile access to several clinical tools useful in the care of older adults.
Here's how to make your smartphone or tablet an indispensable practice tool.
Here are 15 resources that can make you more effective with your handheld.
Move beyond the basics with easy-to-learn programs that manage patient data.
This article describes an approach to critically evaluating PDA medical applications for practicality, applicability and usefulness in medical practices.
The author gives his "top-10" list of free medical software applications that family physicians can use on their personal digital assistants (PDAs).
The author, a time management expert, explains why people are giving up their PDAs and returning to paper planning. She also provides instructions for getting the best of both worlds by combining paper and electronic scheduling.
The author evaluates a list of evidence-based resources for the personal digital assistant and offers tips for better utilization of these resources at the point of care.
The author provides tips for customizing a PDA so that it is more useful to the physician at the point of care.
The article provides an overview of the different software programs available for securing information stored on PDAs and also describes why users should install one of these programs.