These selected apps provide a great way for students to build their own app libraries. Except where noted, all are compatible with iPhone, iPad, iTouch, and Android devices.
Gallery of Mobile Apps and Sites from the:
National Library of Medicine.
400 medical references, covering 35 specialties from 30 publishing partners optimized for iPhone, iPad and Android based smartphones and tablets.
AFP by Topic is a collection of articles published in American Family Physician (AFP). American Academy of Family Physicians members and AFP subscribers get access to all articles. Others can access the online archives but only have access to abstracts to articles from the last twelve months.
With this drug reference app, users can review prescribing information for prescription and over-the-counter drugs, check drug interactions, and identify pills by color, shape, or imprint code. The Mobile Resource Centers also provide current medical news.
Medscape provides current medical news for over thirty specialties, plus a search tool for locating MEDLINE articles through the app. Other features include a disease and condition reference, procedures and protocols, and a drug reference and interaction checker.