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BNF Nice

The official BNF & BNFC app is available to download for free for users of Android and iPhone smartphones via the Google Play Store and Apple App Store. Search for BNF Publications to install it on your mobile device.

Drug Apps

BNF provides up-to-date drug information.

Epocrates allows you to review drug prescribing and safety information for thousands of brand, generic and OTC drugs.

Summaries of Evidence / General Reference

Cochrane Library. The iPad Edition presents the latest up-to-date evidence from the Cochrane Library in a convenient, easy to navigate format. Monthly issues feature Cochrane Systematic Reviews selected by the Editor in Chief and specifically abridged to provide the best possible iPad reading experience. The reviews are enriched with the addition of multimedia content, including podcasts, videos and slide decks.

Best Practice Decision Support: 20 free sample topics, but subscription required for more.

Patient Information

Patient information

NHS Choice Apps to help patient improve their health

Clinical Students Revision Guides

Almost a Doctor: free online medical resource for medical students, junior doctors, nurses and medical professionals.

Useful Health and Medical Apps

Apple dedicated ‘Apps for Healthcare Professionals’ collection. The collection is subdivided into: Reference Apps, Medical Education Apps, EMR & Patient Monitoring Apps, Nursing Apps, Imaging Apps, Patient Education Apps and Personal Care Apps.

Referral MD: 7 need to know Apps for healthcare professionals

Health Apps Library: Safe and trusted apps to help you manage your health

iMedicalApps is the leading online publication for medical professionals, patients, and analysts interested in mobile medical technology and health care apps.

MyHealthApps brings together the world’s favourite healthcare apps

TOUCHSURGERY: 3D anatomical modelling to enable rapid and accurate modelling of complex disease processes and their surgical solutions.

Useful iPhone Apps Guide for Clinical / Non-Clinical Staff and Patients

Clever apps for smart researchers: recommended apps under the To-do-lists and task managers section.


Mobile devices and apps for healthcare professionals: uses and benefits, pharmacy & therapeutics

The best apps for healthcare professionals

The 20 best free iPhone medical apps for healthcare professionals

Top 15 free android medical apps for healthcare professionals