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Medical Mobile Apps: Home


This is a guide to some Medical Mobile Apps accessible by library users. Contact the Faculty Librarian for more information and assistance.

Medical Calculator

Calculate by QxMD

Provides more than 150 unique calculators and decision support tools for all specialties.

MDCalc Medical Calculator

It provides access to more than 500 clinical decision tools including risk scores, algorithms, equations, diagnostic criteria, formulas, classifications, dosing calculators, and more.

Point-of-Care Tools


A clinical decision support resource with evidence-based clinical information including drug topics.

  • Log in with your personal account created at UpToDate on campus
  • Re-validate your UpToDate mobile access every 90 days. Connect your mobile device with the CUHK / CUHKa / CUHK1x Wi-Fi network and then open the UpToDate app.

BMJ Best Practice

A trusted, authoritative clinical decision support tool that provides quick, easy-to-use answers to clinical questions. Log in with your personal account created at BMJ Best Practice.


Provides  evidence-based information for clinical decisions of more than 30 medical and surgical specialties. Log in with your personal account created at ClinicalKey. Connection with CUHK Wi-Fi network is required when access on campus. Use CUHK VPN (not SSL VPN) to view the full-text content from off-campus.

Steps to download the mobile app:

1.    When installation finishes, launch the app. 
2.    Under “Choose Edition”, select “Global”.
3.  Under “Choose your role”, select either “ClinicalKey”or “ClinicalKey for Nursing” 
4.    Input your registered email as Username and Password


Provides evidence-based clinical summaries intended for use primarily at the point-of-care. Go to DynaMed and register for an account first. Install the app and sign in with the account created.

Dynamic Health

This app helps nurses and allied health professionals to master skills of evidence-based practice for improved patient outcomes. Go to Dynamic Health and register for an account first. Install the app and sign in with the account created.


Provides robust and integrated information on diseases, medications, news and educational tools.

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Provides a package of medical resources, including drug information, medical calculators and clinical information. Create account when first log in.

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Decision support and reference tool includes medical images to aid diagnosis and therapeutic decisions. Go to VisualDx and register for an account first. Install the app and sign in with the account created.

Medical Librarian

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Li Ping Medical Library
2/F, Lui Che Woo Clinical Sciences Building, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin
(852) 3505-2463

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