This application serves as a ready and useful reference that highlights the main points of key guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of latent TB infection, and includes resources and sample tools.
When your device is connected, the content is updated automatically so you always have the most up-to-date information. You can personalize your experience with features like highlighting, annotations, and bookmarks to suit your own needs. Share the content with others through social media such as Facebook and Twitter.
The app is the result of collaboration between CDC's Division of STD Prevention and the Public Health Surveillance and Informatics Program Office's Informatics Research & Development Activity. The information in this mobile application is based on the CDC’s 2010 Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines (MMWR 2010;59(No. RR-12) and the 2012 MMWR Update to CDC's Sexually Transmitted Diseases Treatment Guidelines, 2010: Oral Cephalosporins No Longer a Recommended Treatment for Gonococcal Infections (MMWR 2012; 61 (31): 590-594).
THE MATERIALS EMBODIED IN THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED TO YOU "AS-IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTY OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION (CDC) OR THE UNITED STATES (U.S.) GOVERNMENT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF PROFIT, LOSE OF USE, SAVINGS OR REVENUE, OR THE CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES, WHETHER OR NOT CDC OR THE U.S. GOVERNMENT HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSS, HOWEVER CAUSED AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE POSSESSION, USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THIS SOFTWARE.
This is a comprehensive resource for travel doctors and individual travellers to consult before, during, and after travel. Its full-color interior includes easy-to-read disease risk maps, information on where to find health care abroad, itineraries and health risks from select destinations (particularly popular with the lay audience), advice for those traveling with infants and children, and a comprehensive catalog of every infectious agent lurking in international territories. In short, the Yellow Book represents the best, U.S. government-sanctioned health advice for international travel.
- The definitive resource for healthcare providers and individuals seeking consultation in advance of international travel
- The only publication containing the US government's latest advice on travel abroad
- Accessible content conveyed in easy-to-understand format, including maps
Every facet of the previous edition has been revisited and revised where necessary, including country-by-country immunization suggestions and new drug information. For the avid or first-time international traveller, this book is a both a prophylaxis and a safety net, providing readers everything they need to know to prevent (and address) illness abroad.
Readership: Physicians in any discipline, particularly travel medicine, primary care, and internal medicine; travel enthusiasts; government aid agencies; multinational corporations and their employees; state departments and embassies; pharmacies.
Authors: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Editor-in-chief Gary W. Brunette
MedHand Mobile Libraries offers a SUBSCRIPTION FREE application without edition upgrade. MedHand is the exclusive partner of Oxford University Press, publishing the latest editions of their Medical Handbooks series.
MedHand applications improve your performance with relevant, valid material that is accessed quickly at the point of care!
Offering the most trusted and well recognized medical guidelines provided by excellent publishers such as McGraw-Hill, RPS, PDR Network LLC, Wiley-Blackwell and more.
Now you can have topical CDC content wherever you go. When your device is connected, the content is updated automatically so you always have the most up-to-date information. You can personalize your experience with features like highlighting, annotations, and bookmarks to suit your own needs. Share the content with others through social media such as Facebook and Twitter.
Whether you are a researcher, health practitioner, student, or policy maker, PCD provides an open exchange on the very latest in chronic disease prevention, research findings, public health interventions, and the exploration of new theories and concepts.
PERSONALIZE YOUR PCD APP FOR QUICK, EASY ACCESS
- Read the most recent articles published
- Browse more easily using topic keywords such as obesity, diabetes, heart disease, cancer, and more
- Share articles with colleagues on Facebook and Twitter
- Search and browse saved articles
- Highlight important content
- Add your own notes to articles
- Bookmark articles for future reference
iVaccine is the first child vaccine reminder application of its kind, designed to ensure you don't forget or lose track of your child's shots, iVaccine uses your regions immunization schedule to automatically send out reminders for any upcoming vaccination!
❋ WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION (WHO) & CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL (CDC) COMPLIANT IMMUNIZATION SCHEDULES FOR ALMOST 25 COUNTRIES
❋ BABY VACCINE TRACKER
❋ AUTOMATIC REMINDERS (SENT OUT ACCORDING TO YOUR REGIONS IMMUNIZATION SCHEDULE, LETTING YOU KNOW YOUR CHILD'S UPCOMING VACCINE IS ALMOST DUE)
❋ CUSTOM REMINDERS
❋ VACCINE DESCRIPTIONS
❋ KNOWLEDGE BASE WITH VACCINE SIDE EFFECTS AND CDC RECOMMENDED VACCINATION AGE
❋ QUICK VIEW SUMMARY REPORT OF YOUR CHILD'S COMPLETED AND UPCOMING VACCINES
All you need to do is select your region and add your baby’s name and date of birth to begin tracking and receiving notifications!
Legal disclaimer: The content on this application is presented for informational purposes only. Never disregard professional medical advice from your child's pediatrician or health care provider or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this application. This application offers vaccine information for informational purposes only. It is not the intention of this application to provide specific medical recommendation or professional advice. You should always consult with your child's pediatrician or health care provider before making any decisions regarding your child's immunization. You should not use this information to self-schedule vaccines for your child. Always use your child's pediatricians recommended schedule and use this application as an aid in remembering when you need to take your child in for a shot. You should never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have seen or read in this application. This application provides the information content on an 'as is' and 'as available' basis. No warranty is expressed or implied that this application is a comprehensive source of information on any topic of health or otherwise. In no event shall the creator of this application be liable in any manner for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect or punitive damages arising out of your access, use or inability to use this application, or any errors or omissions in the information on this application. The creator of this application reserves the right at any time and from time to time to add, change, modify, update, or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, this application (or any part thereof) with or without notice. The creator of this application shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any addition, modification, suspension or discontinuation of this application.
•Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (HHS/ASPR)
•National Library of Medicine (NLM)
•National Cancer Institute (NCI)
•Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
•Guidance for health care providers, primarily physicians, about clinical diagnosis and treatment of radiation injury during radiological and nuclear emergencies
•Just-in-time, evidence-based, usable information with sufficient background and context to make complex issues understandable to those without formal radiation medicine expertise
•Web-based information that is also downloadable in advance, so that it would be available during an event if the internet is not accessible
Mobile REMM has key selected pages from REMM online, including:
•Patient management algorithms for radiation exposure, contamination, and more...
•Dose estimator for radiation exposure
•Adult and pediatric triage
•Isotopes of interest
CHECK OUT THESE FEATURES:
- View updated information on national flu activity
- Find influenza vaccination recommendations endorsed by CDC and the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
- Obtain information on diagnosis and treatment of influenza, including antiviral treatment recommendations by CDC and the ACIP
- Obtain information on laboratory testing for influenza
- Find CDC recommendations on influenza infection control
- View videos of CDC subject matter experts discussing influenza topics
- Order official CDC designed print products for posting in the workplace or distributing to patients.
CHECK OUT THESE FEATURES:
* Alcohol consumption data by state
* Easy-to-read information on diagnosis and treatments for children with FASDs
* Individualized pages for different users – women, families, health care providers, educators, and partners
* Training and education resources
* Access to free materials on alcohol use and pregnancy and FASDs
* Information on what CDC is doing in this area
**FREE disaster relief app with content from CIA, CDC, and USAID**
Relief Central™ is a free mobile and web resource developed by the staff and friends of Unbound Medicine to assist relief workers, first responders, and others called to serve in disaster relief situations around the world.
Relief Central includes the latest versions of The World Factbook from the CIA, CDC Health Information for International Travel (The Yellow Book), the Field Operations Guide from USAID, MEDLINE Journals, and Relief News from the Red Cross, United Nations, CDC, FEMA, and more.
THE WORLD FACTBOOK
The World Factbook from the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) contains detailed information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 266 world countries and territories.
CDC YELLOW BOOK (Health Information for International Travel)
The Yellow Book presents up-to-date advice on any travel health issue including vaccinations, essential trip planning and safety tips, prevention of an expanded list of travel-related infectious diseases, altitude illness, motion sickness, sunburn, medical tourism, and much more.
USAID FIELD OPERATIONS GUIDE
The Field Operations Guide from USAID delivers disaster assessment and response information and includes chapters and appendices ranging from information on populations at risk to commonly used acronyms, all arranged in an outline format.
Relief News puts the latest news at your fingertips with a collection of RSS feeds from trusted non-profit groups, international organizations, and government agencies. Feeds are from the Red Cross, United Nations, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), US Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), ReliefWeb, and more.
MEDLINE Journals provides citations and abstracts from the latest issues of trusted disaster relief journals. Link to the fully-integrated Unbound MEDLINE service where you can find related articles and view full-text articles provided by the journal publisher.
• Optimized interfaces for smartphone and tablet
• Cross Links for fast navigation between resources
• Personalized favorites
• Citations and abstracts from disaster journals
• Universal index search across all references
• New Recently Viewed feature
With this application, you can:
1. Obtain customized, evidence-based recommendations to prevent neonatal GBS disease based on a maternal and neonatal clinical information.
2. Obtain optimal antibiotic recommendations for GBS prevention.
Optimized for tablet.
For more information, please visit:
The Transgovernmental Enterprise for Pandemic Influenza in Korea (TEPIK)-established by the Ministry of Health and Welfare in November 2010-sponsors and supports a range of innovative influenza research and development in the fields of vaccines, therapeutics, diagnostics, surveillance, epidemiology, and clinical/basic studies to better prepare for and respond to the next pandemic. TEPIK is a multidisciplinary, multisectoral, objective-driven enterprise with a goal of reinforcing the national influenza R&D capability and establishing a transgovernmental cooperative system, thereby securing the safety of the nation and its people against influenza threats.
MedCalc 3000 has been the most popular and comprehensive Medical Calculator system on the web for the last 11 years.
As a trusted resource MedCalc 3000 has been integrated into many prestigious websites for Medical Education, Medical Literature, Pharmacology, Nursing and more. Now you can put this invaluable resource in the palm of your hand!
MedCalc 3000 Pediatrics is a native Android app that mirrors all the Pediatric content in our web resource http://MedCalc3000.com
Essential Pediatrics equations included:
A-a Gradient and Ratio
Blood Pressure Percentiles
Body Mass Index Percentiles
Dose Adjustment for Body Surface Area
Gestational Age from Estimated Date of Delivery (EDD)
Glomerular Filtration Rate Estimate by Schwartz Formula
Height for Age Percentiles
Height Potential Prediction by Mid-parental Height
Infant Head Circumference for Age Percentiles
Infant Length for Age Percentiles
Infant Weight for Age Percentiles
Infant Weight for Length Percentiles
Maintenance Fluid Calculation
Oxygenation Index (OI)
PELD Score for End-Stage Liver Disease
PFT Predicted Values
Pregnancy Gestation by LMP and Ultrasound Biometry
Urinary Protein Excretion Estimation
Weight for Age Percentiles
Weight for Height Percentiles
WHO Assessment of Malnutrition 0 to 2 Years Old
WHO Assessment of Malnutrition 2 to 5 years Old
Z Score to Percentile Estimation
Clinical criteria sets and decision trees included:
Acetaminophen Toxicity Assessment
Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia Diagnostic Criteria
Bacterial Meningitis Score
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome IV Criteria
ELBW Infant Prognosis Prediction
Kawasaki Disease Criteria
Mycoplasma Pneumoniae Prediction
Newborn Hyperbilirubinemia Assessment
Septic Arthritis Prediction in Pediatric Hip Pain Syndrome
Sore Throat Evaluation and Strep Prediction (Attia)
Sore Throat Evaluation and Treatment Criteria (McIsaac)
Decision trees included:
Arterial Blood Gas Interpretation
Asthma Hospitalization One Year Risk
Influenza Diagnosis and Treatment
Mycoplasma Pneumoniae Prediction
Rabies Post Exposure Prophylaxis
Smallpox Risk Assessment (CDC version 1.0, 2002)
Unit and dose converters included:
Corticosteroid Medication Dosing Conversions
Flow Unit Conversions
Length Unit Conversions
Pressure Unit Conversions
Temperature Unit Conversions
Time Unit Conversions
Volume Unit Conversions
Weight Unit Conversions
To practice, teach and learn medicine based on solid, literature based evidence, MedCalc 3000 Pediatrics provides easy to use, interactive tools for your Evidence-Based Medicine.
This application also contains recommendations for the initial prenatal visit, routine prenatal visits, prenatal tests (with recommended screening dates), and common triage workups (including labor check, preterm labor, hypertension, decreased fetal movement, vaginal bleeding, spontaneous rupture of membranes, and nausea and vomiting). Finally, it contains a step-by-step guide for fetal heart rate interpretation. All information is taken from current recommendations by the CDC, ACOG, USPSTF, FDA, and the AMA.
- Pregnancy wheel (OB wheel) with recommended screening tests for the calculated gestational age
- Initial prenatal visit recommendations
- Routine prenatal visit recommendations
- Common triage work-ups (including labor check, preterm labor, hypertension, decreased fetal movement, vaginal bleeding, spontaneous rupture of membranes, and nausea and vomiting)
If you would like to see more features added, please e-mail or call us. We will try to add your recommendations to our next release!
Check out our other application, titled “Medical Doctor: Medical Reference Tool” for a more comprehensive medical reference tool, including “Obstetrics: OB Wheel + Medical Reference Tool” and much more.
Keywords (no spaces, 100 character limit): ob, wheel, gyn, obgyn, pregnancy, pregnant, due, date, weeks, baby, pocket, guide, student, nurse, doctor, PA, when
The CDC mobile tablet application puts health information at your fingertips. It features important health articles, Disease of the Week, popular journals, timely updates, and access to social media. Wherever you go, you’ll have 24/7 access to important and timely health information that you can use to protect yourself and your loved ones.
Compatible with tablets 7” and up.
Check out these features:
• Timely news articles to help you improve your health.
• Each week there is a new “Disease of the Week” topic that includes: key facts, prevention tips, images, videos, and interactive quizzes to test your knowledge.
• Recent articles from CDC’s Vital Signs.
• Journal articles from CDC’s Preventing Chronic Disease Journal and Emerging Infectious Diseases Journal.
• Reports from CDC’s weekly Morbidity and Mortality Report.
• Press releases from CDC’s newsroom.
• Access to CDC’s director videos, podcasts, blogs, and social media.
• A multitude of images from CDC’s Public Health Image library.
• “Did You Know” features to inform your prevention activities.
• When your device is connected, the content is updated automatically so you always have the most up-to-date information.
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