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Mobile Apps and Sites for Health and Life Sciences

Library resources, apps, tips and tricks, and tools for smartphones

Author's Note

Guide created and compiled by Monica P. Garcia, Health and Life Sciences Librarian, UCLA Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library.

Special thanks to Kelli Ham, Consumer Health & Technology Coordinator at the NN/LM Regional Medical Library for the Pacific Southwest Region, Dr. Neil Parker, Senior Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Graduate Medical Education at the Davide Geffen School of Medicine, and Julie Kwan, Associate Director of UCLA Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library and UCLA Science and Engineering Library, for feedback on content and presentation.

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Below is a very small sample of research on medical mobile apps and sites.

To find more information, set up a consultation with a librarian, to search PubMed.