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EE + POEM Archive

EEP LogoEssential Evidence Plus is the only evidence-based, point-of-care clinical decision support system that gives you access to over 13,000 topics, guidelines, abstracts, and summaries.


Daily POEMs ("Patient-Oriented Evidence that Matters") are synopses of new evidence carefully filtered for relevance to patient care and evaluated for validity. Daily POEMs emerge from continuous review, grading, and critical appraisal of all 3000+ studies published monthly in more than 100 journals. Using Essential Evidence Plus, you will have complete visibility into the archived collection of 3,500+ regularly updated Daily POEMs. Tap into summaries of relevant and essential evidence-based research that are presented in an easy-to-understand format. Quickly identify and understand the information you need and apply the research to your clinical practice!

Diagnosaurus DDX from Unbound Medicine, Inc.

Diagnosaurus DDX from Unbound Medicine, Inc.
An EBM reference tool that includes images and video, drug reference and interaction lookup. Includes “Clinical Evidence and Drug Facts A to Z” textbook and alerts for journal articles in the physician's specialty. Users can browse through approximately 1,000 diagnoses by organ, system, symptom and disease. There's also a special etiology section for referencing possible causes of disease.
Availability: Android Play Store, Apple AppStore for iPhone and iPad
Price: Register for a Free Account and download the APP from Apple AppStore


Medscape from WebMD, LLC
With more than 4 million users, WebMD’s Medscape is a major player in the mobile EBM space - perhaps because all of its various features are free. One of the best is the ability to download reference data and drug interactions when there is no Internet connection. In addition, Medscape tracks the latest FDA announcements and journal articles and offers clinical presentation, workup and treatment information for more than 4,000 diseases and conditions.
Availability: Android Play Store, Apple AppStore for iPhone and iPad
Price: Free


ACP Clinical Guidelines from the American College of Physicians
Here we have from the prestigious ACP evidence-based guidelines targeted to internal medicine physicians and other clinicians. Includes clinical recommendations and guidance statements, as well as the rationale for recommendations, summary tables and algorithms. 
Availability: Android Play Store and Apple AppStore for iPhone and iPad, iPod Touch
Price: Free


Prognosis : Your Diagnosis By Medical Joyworks LLC

Prognosis App LogoTest out your decision making skills in a risk-free environment. Assess your clinical knowledge on the go. Learn about diseases within minutes. 


Image of ePSS app

The ePSS is an application designed to help primary care clinicians identify clinical preventive services that are appropriate for their patients. Use the tool to search and browse U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on the web or on your PDA or mobile device.