Dragon Medical Search

Dragon Medical Search

By Nuance Communications

  • Category: Medical
  • Release Date: 2010-08-12
  • Current Version: 1.0.3
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 2.13 MB
  • Developer: Nuance Communications
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 3.1 or later.
Score: 2.5
2.5
From 216 Ratings

Description

Dragon® Medical Mobile Search is the fast, accurate and smart way for busy, mobile physicians to search online content on their iPhone™ using their voice. Whether physicians need drug-to-drug interaction information, the latest on new medications, an ICD-9 code look-up or a refresher on diagnosing a particular condition, Dragon Medical Mobile Search helps ensure they make medical decisions with the most complete and up-to-date information at the point of care. This application is free for a limited time only. Physicians simply speak their search queries and get simultaneous results from a variety of top websites and medical content sources including: • IMO® • Medline® • Drugs.mobi • Medscape® • Google™ The innovative Dragon Medical Search Carousel allows physicians to quickly access results from some of the most widely respected sources of medical knowledge. It is one-stop shopping for physicians’ search needs, even when they are “hands-busy”. This application is recommended for use by nurses, clinicians and other mid-level providers only; it is not intended for use by patients or consumers. REVIEWS “Apple’s iPhone™ provides physicians with a lot of power in a small package. Likewise, Dragon Medical has become invaluable in my practice of emergency medicine, helping me to more efficiently document with the EMR” said Reid F. Conant, MD, board certified emergency physician and chief medical information officer for Tri-City Emergency Medical Group. “By bringing the power of Dragon Medical to the iPhone™, I’m able to retrieve medical information that I need by simply speaking my search. This has proven to be valuable to me, my patients and my colleagues.” “Recent and rapid improvements made within the smartphone industry have increased physician demand for easy-to-use, relevant, medically-oriented applications. However, similar to the personal computer and barriers associated with EMR adoption, keyboards, especially those found on smartphones, can slow clinicians down,” said Jon Wahrenberger, M.D., a cardiologist at Dartmouth Medical Center. “Extending speech recognition to the mobile clinical workflow speeds and simplifies the cumbersome process of having to type on a small keyboard. Dragon Medical Mobile Search has been a tremendous tool to easily access clinically relevant information at the point-of-care without having to fumble through various search engines or worry about spelling a medical term correctly.” FEATURES • Fast, accurate, fully-automated speech recognition • Horizontal tool bar enables fast access to alternative search sites • Easy to modify or correct search queries by using a list of alternative suggestions Dragon Medical Mobile Search is powered by Nuance’s world-renowned Dragon Medical software – the solution of choice for over 150,000 physicians – specifically designed to make searching the Internet on the iPhone™ easier than ever. REQUIREMENTS • Dragon Medical Mobile Search requires network connectivity (WiFi or 3G/EDGE). • Dragon Medical Mobile Search works on the iPhone™, and on second and the third generation iPod™ Touch (external microphone required). Dragon Medical Search does not upload or store any personal information. Spoken search queries are processed by fully-automated speech recognition technology in secure data centers with stringent privacy and security standards. These search queries are not associated with any personal data from your phone. Dragon Medical Search will utilize spoken speech queries collected over time to continuously improve and provide high speech recognition accuracy. Details are described in the end user license agreement, provided here for your convenience: http://www.nuance.com/dragonmobileapps/app-content/iphonemedsearch/enus/EULA-medsearch.html

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Reviews

  • Does not work!

    1
    By Macjunkiesince86
    App would no open on my iPhone 6sPlus!
  • Needs improvement

    2
    By ********important******^^^^^
    This app is excellent if you just want to quickly search google or find an ICD code. However, it has a lot of room for improvement. It would be near perfect if I could use it to voice search UptoDate and Epocrates
  • Please Update

    1
    By Desert Samurai
    Please update.
  • Not working for 2 weeks

    1
    By MotoCrasher
    Was my go-to app for ICD-9 but for 2 weeks I’ve been getting error message saying “unable to process your request"
  • Please update!!!

    2
    By Desimaniac
    Please update for the iPhone 5 screen. Also could use more search engines. And some that are there are broken (i.e. the searched term doesn't populate on the websites' form.
  • Great app!

    4
    By GH550
    Please update this app for the iPhone 5! Nuance, there hasn't been an update since 2010. That's a bit long in the tooth don't you think?
  • No copy & paste!

    1
    By A father of four
    Excellent.
  • This app is the best time saver!

    5
    By Tort Reform
    Just downloaded the app. It recognized almost all of my dictations. The best part was I could search the ICD9 codes by dictation. What a great concept. Time saved. Hope this is the real future of EMR. Update. Had this App since September . Still great!! No more bulky ICD code books! Update: use this everyday. Now even more code choices to choose from. Highly recommend still.
  • Please add CPT search!

    5
    By BDD3
    This is a great app. I downloaded it today, and I found it immediately useful. It would be a completely perfect app if I could convince you to add search for CPT codes as well!
  • Great....EXCEPT!

    2
    By WithA twist
    The MOST important aspect of this APP Has the greatest limitations. ICD-9 only produces top 3 results (states it is trialware)

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