Estimate 10-year and lifetime risks for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) using the Pooled Cohort Equations and lifetime risk prediction tools. From ACC, AHA and NHLBI. For iOS, Android and Web
CDC guidelines on latent Tuberculosis infection, Treatment table outlining regimen optionsm, TB testing and diagnosis recommendations, TB education and training resources, Sample documentation forms for TB testing. From CDC. Free.
Alcohol consumption data by state, Easy-to-read information on diagnosis and treatments for children with FASDs, Individualized pages for different users – women, families, health care providers, educators, and partners
Need to know more about drugs/supplements and breastfeeding? LactMed can help. Find information about maternal and infant drug levels, possible effects on lactation and on breastfed infants, and alternative drugs to consider.
Guidelines from the CDC, endorsed by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM), and American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
Guidance on diagnosis and treatment of radiation emergencies for healthcare providers. Treatment algorithms, Acute radiation syndrome. Training videos for disaster response. Mobile app for iOS, Android, Blackberry.
Breaks surgical operations down into fundamental steps and decision-points. The Touch Surgery Simulator teaches you every step and allows you to test yourself. Recommended for ANAT 7790 advanced surgery based anatomical dissection (LSU cross-elective). Free.
The U.S. Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use, 2010, comprises recommendations for the use of specific contraceptive methods by women and men who have certain characteristics or medical conditions. The app is developed directly from the CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR, May 28, 2010) by the Division of Reproductive Health and covers >60 characteristics or medical conditions.
Wireless System for Emergency Responders, a downloadable application to assist emergency responders in hazardous materials incidents. Provides a wide range of information on hazardous substances, including substance identification support, physical characteristics, human health information, and containment and suppression advice.