What is VisualDx?
In primary care, dealing with specialty level issues is not uncommon. VisualDx is a diagnostic clinical decision support and reference tool of over 1,200 pediatric and adult conditions represented by more than 25,000 images designed to aid physicians in the accurate diagnosis and management of disease. VisualDx empowers the primary care physician with specialty level diagnostic and therapeutic expertise including dermatology, infectious disease, ophthalmology, oral medicine, emergency medicine, and more. VisualDx supports physician decision making and patient education to ease the demands on primary care and reduce the need for referrals. Click through use cases to see how it works.
Benefits for Family Medicine
- Access specialty level expertise – VisualDx provides expert information on dermatologic, infectious, genetic, metabolic, nutritional and occupational diseases, injuries, benign and malignant growths, and internal and systemic diseases.
- Recognize disease variants – VisualDx captures disease variation by age, body location, skin type, immune status, disease stage, disease severity, lesion type and more.
- Identify drug adverse events – VisualDx includes over 100 medication adverse events, each searchable by the causative medications.
- Enhance patient education – VisualDx images and information can be shared with patients to promote engagement, provide reassurance, and encourage treatment compliance.
VisualDx at Your Institution
Are you employed at an institution? Contact our Sales Department to get a trial for you and your colleagues. If your institution has UpToDate, learn more about how VisualDx is integrated into UpToDate.
VisualDx for the Primary Care Physician
Currently used in over 1,500 hospitals and clinics nationwide, you can now bring the benefits of VisualDx directly to your practice and patients. Sign up today and learn why 94% of clinicians surveyed use VisualDx to confirm their diagnosis and why 97% of users say VisualDx improves patient care.
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VisualDx in Practice
“Recently I used VisualDx to help me diagnose erythema nodosum in a 47-year-old woman with painful red nodules on her shins. It made me feel more comfortable with my diagnosis, and I appreciated the management tips. The patient was amazed at the technology at my fingertips and assured that she was getting the most up-to-date and knowledgeable care. Thanks for all the information and user friendliness you have built into your app.” – Dr. Elliot Davidson, Akron General Medical Center, Family Medicine Program Director