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Medscape from WebMD (medscape.com) is the leading medical resource most used by physicians, medical students, nurses and other healthcare professionals for clinical information. Our mobile app is used by over 1.4 million healthcare professionals and was the #1 most downloaded free app in the medical category in iTunes for 2010 (Source: iTunes). Medscape apps for iPhone and iPad are available free.APP FEATURES: MEDICAL NEWS FROM MEDSCAPE NEWS - Medical news and critical alerts available in 34 specialty areas (updated daily). Select the specialties you want to follow.- Search our entire Medscape News and MEDLINE databases right in app* - Ability to save articles, email articles, and share articles on FacebookCLINICAL REFERENCE FROM MEDSCAPE REFERENCEDrugs: - Prescribing & safety information for 8,000+ brand & generic drugs, OTC drugs, and herbals & supplements - Drug interaction checker (input up to 30 drugs, herbals and/or supplements at once) - Save commonly searched drugs to a personalized saved list for easy access - Special features include pill images, detailed drug pricing, pregnancy & lactation guidelines, and moreDiseases, Conditions & Procedures: - 4,000+ evidence-based articles authored by leading physician experts (supported with images and videos)- 600+ step-by-step procedure videos - 100+ tables & protocols - Sections include pathophysiology, epidemiology, differential diagnoses, workup, treatment, medication options, and more New Feature! Medical Calculators*:-129 medical formulas, scales, and classifications -Over 600 drug monographs with integrated dosing calculators-Formulas, detailed notes and references for each result-Supports US and SI UnitsClinical reference database and drug interaction checker can be accessed from anywhere without an Internet connection. CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION FROM MEDSCAPE EDUCATION - Vast selection of CME/CE activities in 32 specialty areas - Search our entire collection of CME/CE activities right in app* - Ability to save activities, email activities, track credits earned, and morePLUS MUCH MORE...*feature not available for iPad
What's new in this version:
- New Feature! 129 medical calculators now available in Reference *- Improved user interface for drug monographs and search results *- Added ability to share news articles on Facebook *- Now supports the new iPad retina display *** iPhone only ** iPad only