Apps from DocNotes

DocNotes aims to produce a number of medical pocket-guide apps for mobile devices.

The first app is iCU Notes - a guide for the Intensive Care Unit which runs on iPhone/iPad/iTouch. Details are below.

iCU Notes

iCU Notes is a critical care handbook aimed at all clinicians, nursing staff and allied health professionals who work in critical care, as well as those working on acute medical and surgical wards.

It is designed to be used as a pocket guide to improve knowledge and understanding of critical care concepts. In conjunction with senior medical review, it can also be used to help formulate diagnostic and management strategies for critically ill patients.

Key features:
*4 modules covering theoretical and practical aspects of critical care
*Content alphabetised for ease of use
*Concise, find-it-fast format with additional smart search function to speed information finding
*Over 70 colour illustrations to clarify monitoring and therapeutic techniques in critical care
*Over 20 compact clinical ICU guideline overviews
*A complete section on differential diagnoses in critical care including organ support alarms
*A complete section on current management strategies in critical care
*Evidence based recommendations by the ESICM included in red text within appropriate subsections
*More modules planned in the future to eventually cover all clinical and non-clinical aspects of critical care
*It's completely free !

Screenshots of the App running on iPhone/iTouch:

Screenshots of the App running on iPad: