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Pharmacy: Mobile Apps & Websites: PHAR Mobile Apps Home

Why Use Apps?

Mobile Applications (Apps) will allow you to further personalize your mobile device to increase its utility. Focusing on apps with educational/clinical uses, some benefits of apps may include:

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  • Apps are utility or task oriented, so they can help you accomplish your task- i.e.: Increased efficiency when performing tasks.
  • Information anywhere! Retrieving reliable information at the point-of-need.
  • Easily sharing/accessing files.
  • Depending on the app, data may be stored locally, so no network connection is required.

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Image from: Jan Persiel (2013),

Updates from iMedical Apps

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Updates from JMIR (Journal of Medical Internet Research) mHealth and uHealth

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