Featured App: CDC Mobile App 2.0
- The redesigned CDC app is now available for Apple and Android smartphones!
- iOS and Android users can enjoy a greater variety of content – stories, videos, podcasts, journals, blogs, and more.
- Automatic updates whenever your device is online so you’re always up-to-date with the latest health news and information.
- Share content directly with social media, text message, or email
Download the free app today.
Blast Injury provides clear, concise, up-to-date medical and healthcare systems information, in an easy to use format, to assist healthcare providers and public health professionals in the preparation, response, and management of injuries resulting from terrorist bombing events. Download from the App store today!
Can I Eat This?
Help prevent travelers' diarrhea by using CDC’s Can I Eat This? app. Select the country you’re in and answer a few simple questions about what you’re thinking about eating or drinking, and Can I Eat This? will tell you whether it’s likely to be safe. Download from the App store or Google Play today!
ErgoMine provides ergonomics audits for three types of operations in the mining industry (bagging operations, maintenance and repair operations, and haul truck operations). Based on responses to the audit questions, ErgoMine provides recommendations when there is an opportunity for ergonomics improvement. Download from the App store today!
CDC HEADS UP Concussion and Helmet Safety app
App description & store links: The CDC HEADS UP Concussion and Helmet Safety app will help you learn how to spot a possible concussion and what to do if you think your child or teen has a concussion or other serious brain injury. The application also includes a 3D helmet fit feature that teaches about proper helmet fit, safety and care. Download from the App store or Google Play today!
Help keep yourself and your family healthy and safe this summer swim season. If you are a pool inspector, operator or lifeguard, have the latest information at your fingertips to answer patron questions. We all share the water we play and swim in. Learn about the germs that we all bring into the places we swim, how they could make you and others sick, and how you can take a few easy and effective steps to help protect yourself and others. Download from the App store today!
Influenza for Clinicians and Health Care Professionals
The CDC Influenza application for clinicians and other health care professionals makes it easier than ever to find CDC’s latest recommendations and influenza activity updates on your iPad. Download from the App store or GooglePlay today!
The Laboratory Response Network Rule-Out and Refer app
The Laboratory Response Network’s Rule Out Refer app is a resource developed to help laboratories identify potential bioterrorism agents with helpful flowcharts, images, videos, and more. Download from the App store today!
The NIOSH Ladder Safety application features a multimodal indicator, which uses visual and sound signals to assist the user in positioning an extension ladder at an optimal angle. Furthermore, the application provides graphic-oriented interactive reference materials, safety guidelines and checklists for extension ladder selection, inspection, accessorizing, and use. Download from the App store, or Google today!
Latent TB Infection (LTBI): Guide for Diagnosis and Treatment
This application serves as a ready and useful reference that highlights the main points of key guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of latent tuberculosis infection. Download from the App store, or Google Play today!
CDC Opioid Guideline
CDC’s new Opioid Guideline App is designed to help providers apply the recommendations of CDC’s Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain into clinical practice by putting the entire guideline, tools, and resources in the palm of their hand. Managing chronic pain is complex, but accessing prescribing guidance has never been easier. The application includes a Morphine Milligram Equivalent (MME) calculator*, summaries of key recommendations and a link to the full Guideline, and an interactive motivational interviewing feature to help providers practice effective communications skills and prescribe with confidence. Download from the App store or Google today!
PTT Advisor Support
CDC's PTT Advisor offers clinicians a tool to quickly select the appropriate follow-up tests to evaluate patients with a prolonged partial thromboplastin time (PTT) laboratory result and a normal prothrombin time (PT) laboratory result. PTT Advisor will run on your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad. PTT Advisor has been created by CDC in collaboration with experts in diagnostic coagulation with a collective experience of more than 50 years in the field. Download from the App store today!
STD Treatment (Tx) Guide
The STD Treatment (Tx) Guide app is an easy-to-use reference that helps health care providers identify and treat patients for STDs. STD Tx Guide combines information from the STD Treatment Guidelines as well as MMWR updates, and features a streamlined interface so providers can access treatment and diagnostic information. The free app is available for Apple and Android devices. Download from the App store and GooglePlay today!
This app, Tickborne Diseases of the United States: A Reference Guide for Health Care Providers, is an easy-to-use tool that contains information on prevention, identification, and treatment of tickborne diseases. The app synthesizes information from multiple sources into a streamlined interface with clinical images and links to key references. Download from the App store or GooglePlay today!
U.S. Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use
CDC has a new app which provides guidance for healthcare providers on the safety of contraceptive methods for people with certain medical conditions. The app is developed from the U.S. Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use, 2010 that includes more than 60 characteristics and medical conditions that may affect people seeking family planning services. Download from the App store today!
Web-based Injury Statistics Query and Reporting System (WISQARS)
WISQARS gives you fatal and nonfatal injury data in the United States, and now our WISQARS Mobile app gives you fatal injury data on-the-go. WISQARS Mobile spotlights four preventable public health problems—motor vehicle-related injuries, prescription drug overdoses, traumatic brain injuries and violence against children and youth. Download from the App store today!
- Page last reviewed: December 21, 2016
- Page last updated: February 9, 2017
- Content source:
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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