Requirements: Compatible with iPad. Requires iOS 5.0 or later.
OS / Version: iOS / 1.1
Publisher's description - Read: Personalized Medical Journal 1.1
`Read by QxMD` provides a single place to discover new research, read outstanding topic reviews and search PubMed.
This iPad app provides a simple interface that drives discovery and seamless access to the medical literature by reformatting it into a personalized digital medical journal.
✔ Get full text PDFs with one tap
✔ Keep up with the latest new research that will impact your practice
✔ Browse through 1000s of outstanding topic reviews
✔ Search millions of articles from PubMed and our database of outstanding topic reviews
✔ Read your favorite journals or browse article collections.
✔ Access full text through your university/institutional subscription or via open access publishers
✔ Share articles with colleagues over email, Twitter and Facebook
✔ Organize and review your personal collection of articles
Why did we build `Read by QxMD`?
Health care professionals need to stay up to date on the latest medical research and topic reviews to provide optimal care. Unfortunately, the process of content discovery is broken with research artificially compartmentalized by publishers and hidden behind countless institutional pay walls.
At QxMD, we believe that knowledge translation– the process by which new knowledge is incorporated into clinical practice – is an important and unsolved challenge for our health care system. We hope that ‘Read by QxMD’ will be a part of the solution.
Note: Seamless 1-tap access available dozens of universities. Full list: http://qx.md/onetap
USA: Harvard University, Johns Hopkins University, University of Pennsylvania, Stanford University, University of California--San Francisco, Washington University, Yale University, Columbia University, Duke University, University of Chicago, University of Michigan, University of Washington, University of California--Los Angeles, Vanderbilt University, University of Pittsburgh, Cornell University, University of California--San Diego, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Northwestern University, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Emory University, University of North Carolina, Case Western Reserve University, University of Virginia, New York University, Mayo Medical School, University of Wisconsin, University of Iowa, University of Rochester, Boston University and many more.
Canada: University of British Columbia, University of Toronto, McGill University, Queen’s University, University of Alberta, McMaster University, Dalhousie University, University of Calgary, University of Saskatchewan, Western University and University of Manitoba.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to have this feature addd for your university.
Sources: From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. Title and MeSH Headings from MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
Founded by medical professionals, QxMD is dedicated to creating high quality point-of-care tools for practicing health care professionals.
By Aggie_Jacob I agree with other reviewers positives. 2 things. I don`t care if this app gets the ability to edit PDFs or not, but it needs to be able to export to other apps as I do not want to have to search multiple apps for saved PDFs. Additionally I may have just missed it, but there does not appear to be a way to delete downloaded PDFs. With these two options it is definitely 5 star worthy! Super fast and works well.
Update: One other thing I forgot to mention. It does not seem to be able to resolve links for the journal Obstetrics and Gynecology (what is referred to as ("The Green Journal") so down to 4 stars
Best way to find new articles and stay up to date
By Safety Comes First This app will save me hours per month and keep me up on the latest research. Best part is that it allows one tap to get full text PDF. I`ll never have to waste time navigating the library website.
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