Featured Story: App Store and Google Play Roll Out New VisualDx App
VisualDx announced today its next generation app is now available for iOS and Android devices. VisualDx is the first point of care diagnostic support system to be widely used, and has expanded to include diagnostic support across general medicine. The system speeds diagnosis, therapy decisions and patient education for emergency physicians, hospitalists and primary care clinicians worldwide.
I recently had a case that was solved using Visual Dx. I had a young male patient present with a pruritic rash on the bottom of his foot. It was remarkable in that it was unilateral and had an unusual linear wrapping appearance. Read more about a diagnosis of cutaneous larva migrans.
Case: A 3-year-old boy was initially triaged to the non-acute side of the emergency department with complaints of a sore throat. He was assessed with a streptococcal infection. Read more about a diagnosis of acute meningococcemia.
Case: The patient was a 5-year-old boy presenting with fever and rash and appeared quite ill. Read more about a diagnosis of Kawasaki disease.