Menopausal and hormonal patient symptom and medication tracking will help patients partner with their physician to feel better.
Boston, MA (PRWEB) June 22, 2012
New medical iPad and iPhone app, BioDesk makes it easy and fast tracking menopausal and hormonal patient symptoms so their physician to help them feel better. Through these first of their kind, patient symptoms apps, women and men on or contemplating hormonal therapy will track and have the ability to share their daily symptoms, medications, and rate how they are feeling. BioDesk is now available for sale through the Apple’s iTunes Store BioDesk iPad / BioDesk iPhone.
Andrea Moran, the Massachusetts entrepreneur behind BioDesk, explains; “Patients on hormonal therapy for menopausal symptoms or hormonal issues need to objectively share with their practitioner how they are feel over a day, weeks, and months. This is the best approach to make impactful medication adjustments that help patients feel better. With BioDesk over 40 symptoms, such as hot flashes, foggy thinking, or headaches can be tracked. The App also provides the flexibility to add new symptoms. Once a patient has selected their symptoms, they will then be able to rate these symptoms on that given day, rating them as none, mild, moderate, or severe. BioDesk is then able to display this information over any set period as a graph, conveniently displaying the severity of symptoms over time. “This information will make it much easier for doctors to recognize patterns in the severity of their patients’ symptoms, but I believe will be the most impactful component is being able to email this information to your healthcare professional”, said Ms. Moran. “Matching up the symptoms to the medications the patients will provide a physician data to make impactful medication adjustments improving quality of life. The Biodesk Apps also features a built-in laboratory reference ranges and an extensive glossary to make sense technical medical terms.
Hormonal treatments are very common in women suffering from postmenopausal symptoms and men with hormonal disorders. Biodesk offers a significant advancement in the tracking and management of hormonal related symptoms. Biodesk’s BioDesk iPad and BioDesk iPhone versions are available for sale for $9.99 at Apple’s iTunes Store.