Pocket Lab Values
By Joefrey Kibuule
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★ Highest rated lab values app on iOS! ★
Pocket Lab Values is the perfect companion for health professionals with access to over 320 common and uncommon lab values.
Designed for medical providers in training and in practice, Pocket Lab Values contains the most important information needed during the daily practice of medicine with critical lab values, differential diagnoses, and relevant websites for each lab value. Plus, data that varies from hospital to hospital like tube colors and reference values can be edited to match your specific institution. Medical and nursing students will also appreciate the notes feature, which lets you add additional information to the app to remember later.
What makes this app better than the rest? Pocket Lab Values has more lab values than any other app on the store because of constant feedback from individuals like you who help to strive and make this app better for everyone.
Included are more than 320+ lab values in the following categories:
+ Cardiovascular (24)
+ Electrolytes (29)
+ Endocrine (28)
+ Gastrointestinal (19)
+ Hematology (59)
+ Immunology (33)
+ Neurology (14)
+ Oncology (12)
+ Renal (26)
+ Respiratory (16)
+ Toxicology (33)
As well as easy access to common lab panels:
+ Antibody Screen
+ Arterial Blood Gases (ABGs)
+ Basic Metabolic Panel (BMP)
+ Complete Blood Count (CBC)
+ Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (CMP)
+ Iron Panel
+ Kidney Function Tests (KFTs)
+ Liver Function Tests (LFTs)
+ Lipid Profile
+ Lumbar Puncture (LP)
+ Thyroid Function Tests (TFTs)
+ Urinalysis (UA)
Lab results have the following information:
• Detailed lab information telling you about the lab in general and why it's usually ordered
• Reference values in both US and SI units
• Ability to edit normal values, critical values and tube colours to match your local hospital laboratory
• High and low differentials indicating to you possible disease states that could tip you in the right direction of potential diagnoses.
• Ability to write and save notes for you to view later for your reference
• Information about any special tasks needed in order to get accurate results (i.e. chill sample on ice, tell patient to fast the day before, specific foods to avoid that may cause inaccurate results)
• Links to useful external website content from Google, Wikipedia, MedlinePlus, LabTestsOnline, and WebMD
• Other related labs often ordered in a panels together.
Pocket Lab Values has been the leading medical lab value app on the App Store in helping nurses, medical students, and doctors treat their patients quickly and effectively.
What's New in Version 4.3.1
- Bugfix for iOS 5.x
- Support for iOS 6
- Support for iPhone 5
- Improved iPhone layout
- Bug fixes
Please rate the app if you find it helpful!
Could be great
This app could be great, but it has errors. I would not use it to treat patients. Great for reminding or refreshing your knowledge, but use the websites to verify and cross reference. The first section I looked at had a major error. It lists a possible cause of increased platelet count to be essential thrombocyTOPENIA instead of thrombocyTHEMIA. This would basically be the opposite of true. Needs an option to submit errors on each page when we find them so they can be corrected, then I would give 6 stars!
Great info - lots of typos makes me nervous
It's almost as though whoever wrote the descriptions has autocorrect on... there are lots and lots of typos where it's a real word just not the right one. (I'd say about half the entries I've looked at so far). While I haven't come across any wrong numerical values, the typos need fixing and are a bit disconcerting in regard to credibility. Please fix! So I can give the 5 stars u deserve.
An additional suggestion would be to add a quiz mode to the app, like grasp for nursing central.
From RN to NP
This is one my go-to apps for quick reference. It has served me well as a nurse and continues to be a favorite as I work through my FNP program. I also appreciate the excellent customer support. My suggestion email was answered by the developer right away and my feedback was incorporated into an update. Very happy with Pocket Lab Values.
- Category: Medical
- Updated: Oct 22, 2012
- Version: 4.3.1
- Size: 5.3 MB
- Languages: English, Spanish
- Seller: Joefrey Kibuule
- © 2009-2012 MedPlusApps
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.