Emerg Med J doi:10.1136/emermed-2014-203607
  • Review

Top 10 mobile apps in Emergency Medicine

  1. Iltifat Husain3
  1. 1Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California, USA
  2. 2Department of Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine, University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA
  3. 3Department of Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA
  1. Correspondence to Dr Michelle Lin, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 1001 Potrero Avenue, Suite 1E21, SFGH Emergency Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA; Michelle.Lin{at}
  • Received 14 January 2014
  • Revised 17 January 2014
  • Accepted 28 January 2014
  • Published Online First 24 February 2014


Mobile apps are increasingly being used at the bedside as a part of clinical care. With almost 300 Emergency Medicine-related apps available in the Apple App Store, it can be overwhelming deciding which are most useful for Emergency Department providers. A Top 10 list of apps is highlighted which illustrate the many ways that quality apps can positively impact the care of Emergency Department patients.

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