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 or mobile-friendly website..
For more information on using mobile devices on campus:
To access UptoDate Anywhere (which allows for off-campus and mobile use), a user must create an individual account on UpToDate.
ACGME AWARE App: Helps improve the well-being of medical students & trainees.
Covid Protocols App: A comprehensive app of all of Brigham and Women's Hospital's COVID-19 protocols.
Covid-19 Screening Tool App: Provides the public with trusted information. From Apple, the CDC, FEMA, & the White House.
Pneumonia Guide: Includes the 2019 ATS/IDSA Guidelines.
Ventilator Training Alliance App: Provides access to key ventilator equipment information for critical care providers.
WHO Academy App: Designed to support health workers during COVID-19. From the World Health Organization. For the general public.
WHO Info App: Provides real-time mobile access to the latest news and developments. From the World Health Organization. For medical professionals
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. $$
Nerve Whiz: Learn the complex anatomy of nerve roots, plexuses, & peripheral nerves.
Neuro Localizer HD: Enter symptoms or abnormal exam & the neuroanatomic pathways are drawn out. Neuro Localizer will show where the pathways overlap in the central or peripheral nervous system. iPad only.
GeoPain: Track, analyze, & talk about pain, using an innovative "paint your pain" interface to easily enter the intensity & area of pain by dragging over a 3D head model.
Plain Language Medical Dictionary: Find definitions of common medical terms in easy-to-understand language.
Second Look: A study aid that provides a series of histology slides for users to self-test their level of knowledge and ability to recognize histological structures. Free / $$
MSkinCheck: 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.