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Most viewed articles on Read by QxMD in 2013

2013 was a big year for Read by QxMD (iOS, web).  We reached more than 2.5 million papers discovered and saw rapid growth on both iOS and our web app. With such a large amount of engagement, we thought you’d be interested in the papers that attracted the most attention in 2013.  Perhaps surprisingly, the most popular articles articles weren’t just those that highlighted new...

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Read by QxMD Joins Happtique’s Inaugural Class

  Read by QxMD Joins Happtique’s Inaugural Class of Certified Health Apps   Happtique’s robust certification standards for privacy, security, and content used to advance mHealth standards   NEW YORK, NY—December 2, 2013— QxMD proudly announces that its app, Read by QxMD, has successfully achieved Happtique’s Health App Certification.  Read by QxMD joins 19 other health and...

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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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Mobile Device Use by MDs and Health Care Professionals

At QxMD, we collect anonymized data on how our apps our used in an effort to drive improvements based on data analysis, rather than hunches.  We’ve learned a lot and thought we’d share some of the information that other medical app developers might find useful, like: Which is most utilized, iOS or Android apps?  This helps us decide which platforms to prioritize for developement....

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QxMD Announces Plan to Integrate Altmetric Data in Read

Press release Contact: press@qxmd.com info@altmetric.com QxMD and Altmetric Announce Plan to Integrate Altmetric Data Into Medical & Scientific Journal App ‘Read’   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   August 12, 2013 – QxMD and Altmetric have announced an agreement to integrate Altmetric data into Read by QxMD, a personalized medical and scientific research aggregator for iPad, iPhone and...

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New Features for Read | Follow Keywords, Web view, Life Science Support

We’re recently released version 4.2 of Read. What’s new? Support for following ‘keywords’ ie custom search terms Do you have a specific interest like “diabetic retinopathy”, “atrial fibrillation” or “neuroblastoma”? Read will track the entire scientific literature and alert you when new content is available about your chosen topics.  ...

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