Plain Language Medical Dictionary
By The University of Michigan
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This free basic app converts medical language into everyday English. It is based on the award-winning Plain Language Medical Dictionary widget designed by Taubman Health Sciences Library, University of Michigan.
• Browse for a medical term and view its non-medical definition.
• Search a prefix such as "cardio" to easily find the word you want.
• Email the term and its definition to anyone you want.
What's New in Version 1.1
• Contains updated dictionary content from the latest version of the Plain Language Thesaurus for Health Communications, with more accurate and proper definitions to more terms.
• Applies a new and more logical filtering algorithm for term searching.
• Keeps the search bar at the top of the screen while scrolling through terms so that you can enter a new search anytime with no need to scroll back to the top of the list.
• Supports retina displays.
- Category: Medical
- Updated: 26 March 2013
- Version: 1.1
- Size: 3.0 MB
- Language: English
- Developer: The University of Michigan
- © 2011 The Regents of the University of Michigan
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.