Doctor's Review: Medicine on the Move

January 22, 2018

Gadgets

Gadgets

Patient perfect

Here are five noteworthy apps that make for healthier and safer patients. Carrot Fit You enter your weight ...

A formulary that finds it fast

Looking for a smart, easy-to-use drug formulary app? The UBC Med Formulary has become a hit as quickly ...

I run. I fly. I carry-on

More airlines are operating smaller planes on longer routes. Aircraft like Bombardier’s CRJ series and the even smaller ...

Clinical games that make it fun to disagree

Introduced this January, the Prognosis suite consists of nine applications of clinical games. The games present a series ...

Quiet, the thermostat may be listening

In January, Google paid $3.2 billion for Nest. Why? The short answer is that Google wanted to get ...

Hang time

No doctor needs to be told that back pain is endemic in Canada. Estimates have it that as ...

The aggregators

A notable trend in medical apps is to aggregate several useful resources in a single application. Two of ...

Snow business

Rocky Mountain-tested Looking for skis where even the topsheet has your name written all over it? Snoday, based ...

2014: the year of wearable tech

On our wrists Wristwatch computing isn’t new, but this may be the year the smartwatch either fizzles out ...

Gift-giving Canuck style

10 great sites to shop patriotically

For the love of lavatory

There’s only one thing not to love about a Toto Washlet: the price. But that hasn’t stopped the ...

Better with bento

What comes to mind when you think of a typical workday lunch? Delicious? Healthy? For most of us, ...

Mobile medicine

7 apps for MDs

A yarn good thing

You may not know it, but there’s a sock war going on. Ric Cabot, the president of Darn ...

Made in our backyard

Forget clothes Why bother spending a lot of money on your kid’s summer wear when a NoZone One‑Piece ...