Novartis has entered the race for health apps. It released two android apps at the same time, one to track flu information in your area, wheresflu and an app for oncology. The app is designed for medical professionals such as oncologists and hematologists.
Novartis Oncology android app
- The app asks to enter name, address, email, phone number and even physician’s license number
- The medical professionals then can have assess to medical inquires
The medical inquires are the documents that a company is allowed to issue by law only in response to a question by a doctor about an unapproved use of a drug. The app is useful for the Food and Drug...
Administration (FDA) and Novartis competitors of the information on off-label use the company is pushing for cancer. Hopefully the app is useful for physicians in making some of the decisions for oncology treatment.
Source: App Brain