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PLEASE NOTE: The apps listed below are not officially endorsed by BAUS except where stated (and highlighted in yellow). The BAUS-approved "Emergency Urology App" has now been removed from App stores, and existing copies will no longer be supported by Brainydocs, the Software suppliers.

Guidelines

  App Title & Description Price Platform
AUA Guidelines at a Glance
Clinical practice guidelines & best practice statements reviewed & collated by the American Urological Association (AUA) Guidelines Department
Free Android
Apple
EAU Pocket Guidelines
A condensed version of the EAU guidelines documents, also available in a number of other electronic formats. N.B. offers in-app purchases
Free Android
Apple
 

Journals

  App Title & Description Price Platform
BJUI - OFFICIALLY ENDORSED BY BAUS
Research & clinical information for the urological community from the British Journal of Urology International. N.B. full iPad-only version available as an in-app purchase (£229.99)
Free Android
Apple
European Urology
The official journal of the European Association of Urology. N.B. full access requires EAU membership
Free Android
Urology - The Gold Journal
Innovative digital content featuring audio slides, a virtual microscope & 3-D radiological viewer in addition to obtaining access to journal content. N.B. requires institutional subscription for full access
Free Android
Apple
 

Patient Information Aids

  App Title & Description Price Platform
Bladder Pal 2
Bladder Pal 2 helps patients track their bladder function in conjunction with their healthcare providers. The latest update provides e-mail support and leakage / pad functionality
Free Apple  
drawMD Urology
A fast & simple way of improving patient communication by sketching on relevant illustrations of urological anatomy & procedures
Free Apple  
Kegel Nation
Designed to monitor how patients carry out Kegel exercises. Has a biofeedback feature which allows users to measure how they contract & relax their pelvic muscles during each exercise
Free

Apple

 
MiniAtlas Erectile Dysfunction
Facilitates patient discussions about the anatomy, physiology & pathology of erectile dysfunction. Detailed, labelled images which can be e-mailed to the patient
£1.49 Apple  
Partin / Han Tables
Enter the PSA level, Gleason score & TNM stage to estimate the probablity of organ-confinement, extra-prostatic extension, seminal vesicle invasion, lymph node invasion (Partin) & the risk of recurrence following surgery (Han)
£2.29 Apple  
Prostate Pal 3
Designed to allow men to track their prostate health by recording details of common prostate problems. Has an e-mail export facility with leakage / pad functionality
Free Apple  
Urology Glossary
A detailed glossary which defines a comprehensive list of terms in urology, allowing patients to share them with friends & family through e-mail & SoMe
£0.62
to
£0.79
Apple  
 

Reference Sources

  App Title & Description Price Platform
British National Formulary (BNF)
Aimed at pharmacists, doctors and nurses who prescribe & administer medicines. N.B. requires an Athens password (or equivalent) on login
Free Android
Apple
CalcuLithiasis
Designed in France for urologists, nephrologists, dietitians and biologists to provide a useful tool for screening laboratory tests in stone disease
Free Apple
Partin / Han Tables
Enter the PSA level, Gleason score & TNM stage to estimate the probablity of organ-confinement, extra-prostatic extension, seminal vesicle invasion, lymph node invasion (Partin) & the risk of recurrence following surgery (Han)
£2.29 Apple
PSA Net
Predicts the likelihood of prostate cancer using age, total PSA, free/total PSA ratio, I-PSS, ethnicity, family history & digital rectal examination. N.B. Intended for qualified healthcare practitioners
Free Apple
Renal & Urology News
Easy access to clinical news, CME courses, medical conference highlights and other useful resources from the only newspaper aimed at both nephrologists & urologists
Free Apple
 

Teaching & Learning Aids

  App Title & Description Price Platform
Foundation Urology
Written by UK urologists and covering more than 25 core urology topics in an easily comprehensible style
£1.50 Android
Instant Anatomy Flashcards
560 diagrams or flash cards for learning, revision or as a quick reference guide. Not specific to urology but ideal for medical students, scientists & doctors looking to refresh their anatomical knowledge
£3.49
to
£3.99
Apple
iURO Kidney PRO
Well-narrated simulation videos and information which can be used by doctors, nurses, medical students & patients to increase their knowledge. N.B. a free "Lite" version is also available
£2.24
to
£2.29
Android
Apple
Urology Flashcards
1000+ flashcards on various topics in urology. A comprehensive set of flashcards which are regularly updated with the latest information
Free Apple
Urology News - OFFICIALLY ENDORSED BY BAUS
Sponsored by Porgès Coloplast. Based on the popular "spot questions" section of Urology News, which provides teaching & revision aids for urologists
Free

Android
Apple

 

Textbooks

  App Title & Description Price Platform
Oxford Handbook of Urology
A compact yet comprehensive guide to all aspects of urological practice. Excellent revision tool for medical students and surgical trainee examinations
£34.99
to
£36.99
Android
Apple
Oxford Specialist Handbook of Urological Surgery
A comprehensive textbook, designed for urological trainees, providing an in-depth description of all aspects of urological surgery, with a step-by-step approach on how to perform them
£44.99 Android
Urology - Medical Dictionary
Covers 95 related terms and definitions, all graphically described with the help of 3-D animations, accompanied by text definitions. N.B. offers in-app purchases for additional videos
Free Android
 

If you have any other suggestions for urology apps which might be usefully endorsed by BAUS and BSoT, please email BAUS with details