Among the various heart disease apps that can help the busy cardiologist in their daily practice are reference apps for drugs, tests, treatments, devices, or reimbursements and education apps for the provider or patient. In the slides that follow are 5 of the best medical apps for specialists and trainees in cardiovascular disease based on their potential usefulness, simplicity/ease of use, and topical content.
The apps are the authorâs choice.
AnticoagEvaluator provides therapy selection options from the ACC/AHA/HRS Atrial Fibrillation Guidelines based on individual risk of stroke. It can be used to calculate a patientâs stroke risk, bleed risk, and renal function.
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CathSource provides a searchable database with more than 30 videos of catheterization procedures as well as detailed overviews of important catheterization and angiography topics and reviews of medical literature.
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HeartEvidence Pro: Landmark Trials in Cardiology reviews the top trials in cardiology to help physicians and medical students easily find landmark trials. Providers who would like to contribute to the app may contact email@example.com.
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HeartDecide is a point-of-care education tool that includes the ability to compare abnormal and normal images, 3D animation and videos of the most common CV conditions and procedures.
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Prognosis: Cardiology contains multiple peer-reviewed cases based on real-life patients and covers a broad spectrum of cardiovascular disordersâfrom arrhythmias to valvular heart disease.
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