Resources available via Mobiles

The number of healthcare tools and resources that are available via mobile devices such as smart phones and tablets is increasing. Below you can find links to get you started. See Usage Notes

Mobile Essentials for the NHS

Access the most essential healthcare resources via your mobile devices.

Mobile Essentials for Keele

Access the most essential healthcare resources via your mobile devices.

Finding Apps

If you are looking for health-related apps you can try searching here:

Google Play - medical category, useful for anything related to healthcare

iTunes App Store - medical category, useful for anything related to healthcare

NHS Choices Health Apps Library - reviewed and rated patient focused apps to help users to manage various conditions

Wikiversity - Apps used by Medical Students - provided by students from University College London

Reviews for Apps

iMedical Apps - app reviews from a number of medical professions

Supporting Patients

Patient.co.uk mobile apps - including leaflets and guides

Pocket Health - app based around the functionality on the NHS Choices website

Prodigy Patientpatient-friendly information with the aim of providing advice for patients on managing common medical conditions

Usage Notes

Please note that this information is up-to-date as of 08/06/2016; however this is a rapidly changing environment. The details presented here are for information purposes only and any inclusion, or exclusion, does not represent any endorsement, or not, from the Health Library. Note that though some apps may be free they may include advertising or you may be required to register - please take care to read any terms and conditions. We can not accept responsibility for the sites or apps linked to, or the information found there.