Heart Murmur Pro

By Jay Mercer, Madeleine Montpetit, and Rebecca J. Hogue App: Heart Murmur Pro – The Heart Sound Database Cost: $2.99 Function: Enhancement Heart Murmur Pro is an app that allows learners to hear a variety of pathological heart sounds, some of which they are unlikely to encounter on a regular basis in primary care. Aside

MSK Injections

By Jay Mercer, Madeleine Montpetit, and Rebecca J. Hogue App: MSK Injections by Elsevier, Inc. Cost: $29.99 Function: Enhancement MSK Injections by Elsevier is a textbook application that has been enhanced to include a variety of video clips that provide detailed instructions on how to give injections (and aspirations). Each detailed video illustrates how to

McGraw-Hill Color Atlas of Family Medicine

By Jay Mercer, Madeleine Montpetit, and Rebecca J. Hogue App: McGraw-Hill Color Atlas of Family Medicine Cost: $124.99 Function: Replaces existing resource The McGraw-Hill Color Atlas of Family Medicine is an app that functions as a replacement for the physical textbook by the same name. While this type of replacement may at first appear to

OtoSim Companion

By Jay Mercer, Madeleine Montpetit, and Rebecca J. Hogue App: OtoSim Companion Cost: Free App ($4.99 to unlock) Function: Enhances Teaching ear examination in the clinical setting can be very challenging. The first problem is that it may be difficult to provide the learner with the opportunity to see all of the pathological entities that

SimulusDM

By Jay Mercer, Madeleine Montpetit, and Rebecca J. Hogue App: Simulus DM by Simation Medical Ltd. Cost: free Function: Provides something new The SimulusDM App provides simulation around various diabetes treatment options for patients . It allows the user to select a patient from several patient profiles with diverse variable (type of DM, age, weight, past

iPad User Manual

A common complaint amongst iPad users is the perceived lack of a ‘user manual’. Apple does make an iPad User Guide, conveniently available online for each release of the iOS (operating system). The manual is available in PDF format or as an eBook for iBooks, available for free in the iBooks Store. [tboot_button_group_vertical size=”md” ]

iCloud

By Rebecca J. Hogue & Madeleine Montpetit iCloud is an umbrella term used for the various cloud-based services provided by Apple. iCloud services are integrated into all your Apple devices (iPhone, iPad, Mac). iCloud services are actively being developed and evolving, and as a result, new features are being delivered on a regular basis. iCloud

Shutting down your iPad

By Rebecca J. Hogue There are two ways to shut down the iPad: (1) normal shutdown, and (2) force shutdown. [tboot_accordion_bootstrap name=”UniqueName”] [tboot_accordion_bootstrap_section color=”primary” name=”UniqueName” heading=”Normal shutdown” number=”1″ ] Under normal operations, you do not need to shutdown your iPad. However, if your iPad is operating slowly or a specific app is crashing or failing