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Infection Control App For Public

The Infection Control App For Public would be handy tool for checking the state of current infection rates and predicted risks locally. The source of information could be HPA (Health Protection Agency) from where the relevant local information could be pulled out. In addition the tool could give instructions how to protect ourselves generally and special instructions for the risk groups (neutropenic, elderely, babies,... more »

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Patients Like Me

My favourite app is available at http://www.patientslikeme.com/. This allows people to monitor their mood, weight, medication, quality of life, symptoms and side-effects etc. There are forums for mutual support for various conditions. Anonymised data is available to researchers and the information so garnered has already helped in the treatment of several conditions. It is possible to print out graphs etc to take to consultations.... more »

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My Headache Log (Android App)

My Headache Log is an Android mobile app that helps you to build up a history of your headaches and analyse them on your phone using charts & graphs and reports. It also allows you to email your headache log to your doctor/neurologist. For each headache you can track the following: + Headache type. + Headache start and end times. + The severity of the headache. + Your location (at home, work, etc). + Triggers of each... more »

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EASY PROJECT (Electronic Asthma Self-management for Young People

EASY Project (Electronic Asthma Self-management for Young People) Asthma is a serious global health problem and its prevalence has been increasing worldwide over the past two decades, particularly in children. It is the most common chronic childhood disease in the UK and affects 1.1 one million (1 in 10) children. Asthma accounts for a higher number of emergency bed-days and emergency hospital admissions than any... more »

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Personal Health Record & Remote Monitoring

The Application: The concept is to develop a Personal Health Record (PHR) application on mobile platforms capable of personal monitoring and connecting remotely with advisors/clinicians. The PHR could be used by all age groups for general health monitoring or for clinical monitoring of conditions such as diabetes, epilepsy or chronic heart conditions. This Mobile App would be a very simple, touch screen, user-friendly... more »

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Stroke Nav

This app has been jointly developed by stroke consultants in the Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine ( http://www.ndm.ox.ac.uk ) and researchers in the Institute of Biomedical Engineering in Oxford ( http://www.ibme.ox.ac.uk ). Stroke Nav is a web-based system which supports clinicians and managers involved in stroke care. Users can enter and review data via tablets such as the Apple iPad. The system offers data... more »

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The Sound Doctor - a new kind of health care at home

The Sound Doctor - a new kind of health care at home A simple, non web based app helping patients with long term conditions to get the most out of life. The focus is on self management and the simple steps people can take to help themselves cope with the physical and psychological aspects of their condition. The app contains interviews with a wide range of leading experts from throughout the UK giving the advice and... more »

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Risk to health Indicator

Diagram of the human body on a screen.

As lifestyle or other factors are entered in a field, the parts of the body affected by the chosen factor, will be highlighted. The effects on those organs are then depicted on screen. Organs could be highlighted instead, and factors affecting them shown on screen.

Facility for age and sex can also be incorporated at the very beginning.

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Paediatric Observation Priority Score (POPS)

POPS is an electronic children's illness identification aid. The POPS app developed by the Paediatric Emergency Medicine Leicester Academic (PEMLA) Group provides a visual aid to identify key features of serious illness in children. Integral to the system is its simplicity and ability to be used by all health care professionals. Age referenced physiological value and a "gut feeling" criterion are included in the score.... more »

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Working Mum Arthritis app

I am a working Mum who has inflammatory arthritis and am on number of drugs including anti-TNF. On top of working full time and having a 3 3/4 year old beautiful daughter I lead a very hectic life. Having health appointments, drugs deliveries to pick up, blood tests to have done, repeat prescriptions, medicines to take, appointments sometimes with the GP, Consultant, specialist nurse, physiotherapist....etc etc.. I would... more »

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Vasculitis Webinar

Vasculitis Webinars is a facility delivered by The Lauren Currie Twilight Foundation offering an online seminar with a guest panel of Vasculitis specialists. The facility allows patients to access a quarterly seminar to listen to the latest guidance information from the comfort of their home. The panel provide presentation on specialist elements of the disease and patients have the facility to interact and submit questions.... more »

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Instant Feedback (IF) patient experience app

Instant Feedback (IF) patient experience app: We know the need for real time patient experience feedback is the one area that is currently missing in our healthcare system. Real time feedback allows problems to be addressed as they happen and transforms patient care as a result. We also recognised that the patient feedback needs are the same in a primary and secondary care setting, where there is a significant overlap... more »

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Active Citizens for Health and Wellbeing

Active Citizens for Health and Wellbeing In my app citizens in a local authority area will be kept up to speed with funding for local NHS and local government services. They will be able to see how much their local health and well being system has had cut from their budget by government and by councillors and will be able to compare this to previous years and to other local authority areas as well identify how much income... more »

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Memaxi - memory's helping hand.

Memaxi - memory's helping hand. Memaxi is an interactive touch-screen calendar and video link, it also has a mobile App. It enables those with memory problems, and their carers, to keep track of their daily lives and to stay in contact. It is a developed product that has not been released to market yet but has been in test for the last 6 months - we will be showing it at the 6th UK Dementia Congress and Care Awards... more »

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