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This guide is primarily created for ResU's offsite students and students who want to utilize library resources from home.
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Mobile Device Identifier

Look for these abbreviations to see which app is supported by which mobile device:

AN = Android

= Blackberry

AP = iPod Touch, iPad

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Nursing Mobile Apps

The following medical apps you can download for your mobile device!

Having access to these resources in the medical field will help you become a more confident nurse with accurate information readily available at your fingertips. Of course there are more apps out there, but these are some of the apps we suggest you consider downloading/purchasing.


AgileMedCalc--multifunction calculator is designed to enhance patient care by helping you with serum glucose, MELD score, weight conversions, calcium and more. FREE (AN)

ATI App--highly recommended for ATI studying on the go! Use this resource in addition to your ATI books. Cost: $19.99 (AN, AP

Calculate by QxMD--is focused on highlighting tools with meaningful clinical impact and serve to influence diagnosis, treatment or determining prognosis. FREE (AN, B, AP)

ECG Guide--offers ECG interpretation from a cardiology perspective, with over 120 high resolution ECG examples and a quiz feature. Cose: $9.99 (AN, B, AP)

Emergency Medical Spanish-- a tool designed for non-Spanish speaking health care professionals to quickly ascertian vital medical information from their Spanish speaking patients. The questions are phrased in a Yes/No or optional answer format with audio capability. The guide will assist in preventing miscommunication, ultimately improving patient care. FREE (AN, B, AP)

Epocrates--includes a drug guide, formulary information, and drug interaction checker. FREE (AN, B, AP)

Eponyms (for students)--brings a short description of more than 1'700 common and obscure medical eponyms (e.g., Rovsing's sign, Virchow's node) to your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. A perfect tool to quickly look up the meaning of any eponym. FREE (AN, B, AP)

Informed Emergency & Critical Care ACLS--gives you immediate access to critical information in an easy-to-use app with rich content, detailed illustrations, and pioneering features. Cost: $9.99 (AN, B, AP)

Lexi-PEDIATRIC SUITE--includes Lexicomp's trusted drug and drug interaction information, resources on poisoning and toxicology, lab and diagnostics, and The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult. This is the ultimate package for pediatric care providers. Cost: $175 (AN, B, AP)

MedCalc--helps you calculate a litany of different medical formulas and has some other helpful features. Some of these features are the pregnancy wheel, dermatome map, eye chart, and growth velocity. FREE (AP)

Medscape--WebMD ( is the leading medical resource most used by physicians, medical students, nurses and other healthcare professionals for clinical information. FREE (AP)

Micromedex--a very trusted resource in evidence-based clinical reference. Use this app for drug references and clinical answers. FREE (AN, B, AP)

Mini Nurse-Lite--receive a number of helpful references on drugs, medical abbreviations and more. Ideal for beginning nurses or nursing students. FREE (AN)

Modality's Pocket Medical Spanish with Audio--Communicate with, diagnose, and treat Spanish-speaking patients more effectively at the point of care with Pocket Medical Spanish by Epocrates, a leading provider of clinical solutions to healthcare professionals. Cost: $4.99 (AP)

Monthly Perscribing Reference--provides concise prescription and OTC drug information, side effects and interactions for medical professionals and up-to-date drug monographs from all MPR print publications (MPR, NPPR, PAPR, Pediatrics, Hematology/Oncology, OB/GYN, Pharmacists, etc.) FREE (B)

Nursing Pharmacology--A great resource for medications. Includes flashcards that help you improve your knowledge base. Learn drug interactions and more. Cost: $2.99 (AN)

Schoenberg's Perfect OB Wheel--Simple, fast, yet more thorough than any other pregnancy wheel available for the iPhone, Perfect OB Wheel is better than just a replacement for your trusty paper wheel. Cost: $1.99 (AP

SkyScape Medical Resources--offers Outlines in Clinical Medicine, Archimedes – Medical Calculator, RxDrugs: Drug Dosing Tool and MedAlert. FREE (AN, B, AP)

Unbound Medicine's Nursing Central--is the premier source of disease, drug, and test information for nurses. Five trusted references, including a leading medical dictionary and literature searching, make finding answers and improving patient care easy. Cost: $159.99 (AN, B, AP)


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