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Eponyms

Eponyms brings a short description of about 1800 common and obscure medical eponyms (e

Eponyms brings a short description of about 1800 common and obscure medical eponyms (e

Eponyms

by Ossus GmbH
Eponyms
Eponyms
Eponyms

What is it about?

Eponyms brings a short description of about 1800 common and obscure medical eponyms (e.g., Rovsing's sign, Virchow's node) to your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. A perfect tool to quickly look up the meaning of any eponym.

Eponyms

App Details

Version
2.0
Rating
(126)
Size
18Mb
Genre
Medical Reference
Last updated
September 18, 2017
Release date
August 3, 2008
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App Store Description

Eponyms brings a short description of about 1800 common and obscure medical eponyms (e.g., Rovsing's sign, Virchow's node) to your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. A perfect tool to quickly look up the meaning of any eponym.

It uses the beautiful eponym database from Andrew J. Yee (http://www.eponyms.net/).

## Features

• About 1800 eponyms
• Full text search
• Browse by any of the 26 categories
• Star eponyms to keep track of the eponyms you tend to forget or with which you want to test your students on
• List of recently accessed eponyms
• Quick and easy learn mode

## Learn Mode

The learn mode allows you to:

• swipe to the left to show a random eponym but not its title
• swipe to the right to show a random eponym title but not its text
• pull down to reveal the hidden info

Learn mode displays eponyms from the category you're currently visiting. This means you can either learn eponyms from a given category, only the ones that you've starred or simply all of them.

## Students

Look out for the free student version of Eponyms: it's identical to to this version but free for educational purposes!