Handheld Software

UConn Medical Student Required Software

The required software for UConn Health medical student handheld devices is:

  • DynaMed Plus
  • Lexi-Comp
  • Student Experience Log

These items and other recommended handheld software can be found below.

For more information regarding useful Medical Apps available at UConn Health, please see Clinical Mobile Apps for Med Students

Recommended Handheld Software

The Lyman Maynard Stowe Library provides subscriptions to curricular medical handheld databases and software for students and UConn Health personnel. The curricular related software listed below is available to students and UConn Health employees free of charge. This software is highly recommended by the School of Medicine (SOM) and in some cases is used in classes. This software is useful for all UConn Health students and employees in the medical field. If you need assistance with downloading and installing the handheld software below you may contact CEC staff for assistance. Note: This software can also be downloaded from the Library’s Mobile Computing Resources page.

 

Name Handheld Support SOM Required Information
 Access Medicine  • Android
• iPad
• iPhone
No Software Information: Full text of the Lange series of basic science and clinical reference texts and resources like Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine and Hurst’s The Heart.  This application provides you with free access to 4 resources:Quick Medical Diagnosis & Treatment, Fitzpatrick’s Clinical Dermatology Atlas, Diagnosaurus, Guide to Diagnostic Tests

Installation Instructions: Android, iPhone and iPad

AHRQ-ePSS • Android
• iPad
• iPhone
No Software Information:
The ePSS is an application designed to help primary care clinicians identify clinical preventive services that are appropriate for their patients.More information on AHRQ-ePSS may be found at AHRQ-ePSS.Installation Instructions:
AndroidiPhone and iPad 
CDC Vaccine Schedule • Android
• iPad
• iPhone
No Software Information:
This application shows the child, adolescent, and adult vaccines recommended by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP). For more information regarding the CDC Vaccine Schedule, please see CDC Vaccine Schedule.Installation Instructions:
AndroidiPhone and iPad
DynamedPlus • Android
• iPad
• iPhone
Yes Software Information:
DynamedPlus is a point-of-care reference application.Please note: You no longer have to complete the online form to get a DynamedPlus Code. The installation process has changed. DynamedPlus is now a stand-alone application outside of Omnio.More information on DynamedPlus may be found at DynamedPlus.Installation Instructions:
Android,  iPhone and iPad
Epocrates • Android
• iPad
• iPhone
No Software Information:
Epocrates is a Patient-Oriented database available right at the point of care. For more information regarding Epocrates, may be found at Epocrates.Installation Instructions:
Android, iPhone and iPad
Essential Evidence Plus • Android
• iPad
• iPhone
No Software Information:
Essential Evidence Plus (EEP) is a Patient-Oriented Evidence that Matters database available right at the point of care. More information on Essential Evidence Plus may be found at Essential Evidence Plus.Installation Instructions:
iPhone and iPad, Internet Enabled Handhelds (Android, Blackberry, etc.)Mobile Web Page Access:
(for Android, Blackberry, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, and other Internet enabled devices)
Mobile Access Registration
Mobile Access Web Page (bookmark this page on your handheld)
Lexi-Comp • Android
• iPad
• iPhone
Yes Software Information:
Lexi-Comp is a Drug Database that includes in depth information on Drugs, Drug Interactions, Medical Calculations, etc. More information on Lexi-Comp may be found at Lexi-Comp Installation Instructions:
AndroidiPhone and iPadLicense Update Instructions:
iPhone and iPadDownload Link:
Lexi-Comp download
QxMD Calculate
• Android
• iPad
• iPhone
No Software Information:
Student Experience Log
(for UConn Health students)
• Internet enabled
handhelds
Yes Software Information:
The UConn Health Student Experience Log will be accessible through a mobile web browser on your handheld. It will allow you to record aggregate data about your patient encounters.Note: The Student Experience Log is only accessible by UConn Health students and section leaders.Access:
http://studentlog.uchc.edu
VisualDX • Android
• iPad
• iPhone
No Software Information:
VisualDX is a clinical decision support system that provides high-quality, peer-reviewed medical images to assist in the diagnosis and management of disease. More information on VisualDX may be found at VisualDX.Installation Instructions:
Android, iPhone and iPad