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Mobile Resources: Free & Popular

A collection of mobile applications for medical information and tools.

Free & Popular Medical Apps

  1. ACP Clinical Guidelines

    American College of Physicians (ACP) develops three different types of clinical recommendations: Clinical Practice Guidelines, Clinical Guidance Statements, and Best Practice Advice.
    Download ACP Clinical Guidelines app: iTunes app store logo Google Play logo

  2. CDC at

    Access resources about diseases, healthy living, travelers' health, and emergency preparedness from Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
    Download CDC mobile appiTunes app store logo Google Play logo Download Health IQ app:iTunes app store logo Google Play logo

  3. Clinical Trials at

    From your device browser, search clinical trials from, a registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world.

  4. Disaster Information Management Tools

    From your device browser, access disaster apps and web tools from the US Department of Health and Human Services.

  5. iRadiology (Free)

    A learning tool for medical students and residents with quick review of classic radiology cases during rounds or clinical rotations. No internet connection required!

    Download the app: iTunes app store logo

  6. Medical Dictionary from Merriam-Webster

    From your device browser, look up in Medical Dictionary from Merriam-Webster

  7. MedlinePlus (English), MedlinePlus (Spanish)

    From your device browser, access trusted health information from MedlinePlus by National Library of Medicine.

  8. Medical News & Free CME by MedPage Today 

    Medpage Today offers breaking medical news, audio & video reports and free CME/CE courses for physicians & other health care professionals.

    Download the app: iTunes app store logo Google Play logo

  9. NCBI Bookshelf

    From your device browser, search and read free books from the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).

  10. NLM mobile apps

    From your device browser, visit Gallery of Mobile Apps from the National Library of Medicine, including: Guide to NLM Mobile, AccessGUDID, AIDSinfo Mobile, AIDSinfo HIV/AIDS Glossary, DailyMed, Digital Collections, Drug Information Portal Mobile, Embryo, HazMap Mobile, Health Hotlines, LactMed, MedlinePlus, NLM Native Voices, PhPartners, PubMed Mobile, PubMed® for Handhelds, Radiation Emergency Medical Management (REMM), Reunite, TOXNET Mobile, Turning the Pages Mobile, Water Emergency Response for Libraries, and Wireless System for Emergency Responders (WISER)

  11. PubMed mobile

    From your device browser, search for abstracts and free articles in PubMed.

  12. Wireless System for Emergency Responders (WISER)

    Wireless System for Emergency Responders, a downloadable application to assist emergency responders in hazardous materials incidents.
    Download WISER app: iTunes app store logo Google Play logo

  13. WorldCat mobile

    From your device browser, search for books, movies, music and more in a library near you.

  14. Zika App by WHO

    The World Health Organization has created a Zika app. The app gathers all of WHO's guidance for agencies and individuals involved in the response to Zika Virus Disease and its suspected complications such as microcephaly, and for health care workers such as doctors, nurses and community health workers.

    Download the app: iTunes app store logo Google Play logo

Which apps are useful? Let us know.

I think these apps are useful:
ACP Clinical Guidelines: 0 votes (0%)
CDC: 1 votes (16.67%)
Clinical Trials: 0 votes (0%)
Disaster Information Management Tools: 0 votes (0%)
iRadiology: 2 votes (33.33%)
Medical Dictionary from Merriam-Webster: 0 votes (0%)
MedlinePlus: 1 votes (16.67%)
Medical News by MedPage Today: 0 votes (0%)
NCBI Bookshelf: 1 votes (16.67%)
NLM mobile apps: 1 votes (16.67%)
Total Votes: 6

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