Friday, March 14, 2014

Mobile spotlight: Figure 1

Healthcare professionals: looking for a way to share photos of interesting cases with automatic face blocking and an easy way to remove personally identifying patient information? Check out Figure 1, an app for both iOS and Android operating systems.

With Figure 1, you can share and access medical images categorized by anatomy or specialty, and discuss case presentation, diagnosis, and treatment with other healthcare professionals. This app also features an easy consent to use form.

Check out Figure 1 for free from the Apple app store or from Google Play.

No smartphone? You can still check it out for free at

Happy sharing!

A preview of what you'll find on Fig. 1