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iOS vs Android for Medical Apps

There has been much discussion about where to focus development efforts when developing medical apps: iOS vs Android. We thought we’d share our numbers. While the common response is to build for iOS first, we have experienced: a) Depending on the nature of the app, there may be a more significant audience among Android users than one might expect b) While the physician audience was...

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50 Most Read Articles from 2014 on Read by QxMD

Here are the 50 articles that received the most attention in 2014 by the ‘Read by QxMD’ community. Traffic was measured on the web, Android and iOS apps.   View the entire article collection on Read   1  Angus DC1, van der Poll T. Severe sepsis and septic shock. N Engl J Med. 2013 Aug 29;369(9):840-51. PMID: 23984731. 2 ...

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Integrating Read into Websites and Apps

At QxMD, we’ve been working hard to make the Read service available to mobile apps and websites.   Self-hosted WordPress sites We’ve received many requests to integrate Read into websites so we built a plugin called “PMID Citations with Read” for self-hosted WordPress websites.   The plugin does 3 things: Allows creation of a list of citations at the end of any post...

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Adding 170 journals to Read by QxMD

You asked and we listened.  In the latest update to Read, we’ve added integration to 170 new journals.    When a journal is integrated into Read, this allows our users to: a) see articles from these journals in search results b) access full text via institutional subscriptions, or for free if the article is published via open access c) get updates via email or push notification whenever...

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Collaborating with researchers

At QxMD, we’re committed to supporting knowledge translation – taking knowledge that exists on paper, and getting it into the hands of clinicians where it will impact real people. For the past 3 years, we’ve been working with researchers to get their published diagnostic and prognostic models integrated into our app ‘Calculate by QxMD‘. This week, we’ve again...

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Want to share Read by QxMD on your website?

We’ve had multiple requests to share Read by QxMD on various websites and blogs. We love it when you tell your colleagues about Read! Here are some images you can use on your site Link to our Android App with these buttons   Don’t forget to link the button to our Android app: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.qxmd.readbyqxmd Link to our iPad and iPhone app...

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