This guide provides a list of mobile-friendly resources offered through Taubman Health Sciences Library, as well as information on how to access and install them. Please note: subscription resources often require that you first register yourself and/or your device.
Resources are divided by subject, with availability noted by device type.
Eyes Have It: A pocket reference for eye pathology, with almost every type of pathology you would see in a primary care, urgent care, or ER setting. $$
Heart Sound Challenge: Designed to develop the confidence of students or health care professionals in their ability to use the stethoscope to examine patients' hearts, using an engaging, game-like environment. $$
Histology: A study aid that provides a series of histology slides for users to self-test their level of knowledge and ability to recognize histological structures.
Nerve Whiz: Learn the complex anatomy of nerve roots, plexuses, & peripheral nerves.
Neuro Localizer HD: Enter symptoms or abnormal exam & the neuroanatomic pathways are drawn out. Neuro Localizer will show where the pathways overlap in the central or peripheral nervous system. iPad only.
PainTrek: Track, analyze, & talk about pain, using an innovative "paint your pain" interface to easily enter the intensity & area of pain by dragging over a 3D head model.
Plain Language Medical Dictionary: Find definitions of common medical terms in easy-to-understand language.
Return2Play: Concussion recovery journal app that helps concussion patients track their activities & symptoms to share with their healthcare team. $$
Stroke Track: Capture patient detailsl; includes NIH stroke scale, potential complications, and tPA dose calculations.
UMSkinCheck: For skin cancer self exam & surveillance; allows users to complete & store a full body photographic library. track detected moles/lesions, access informational videos & literature, & fill out a melanoma risk calculator.
Do you have access to MiChart? If you do, you can now access UpToDate via your mobile device. Follow the instructions below.
For medical students: How to use & configure U of M Health System (UMHS) Outlook email.