Free apps for preclinical medical students
So you have arrived at medical school, signed up to all the societies, bought all your textbooks, and realised that you have to study some science before you get to touch a patient. Some free apps are available that will help you manage your documents and note taking in your preclinical years.
Evernote is the best free note taking app, and great for keeping track of preclinical medical notes and more. It is available on a wide range of devices, and allows you to “capture anything.” You can make and save notes while you’re on the go and add a variety of media, including text, photos, attachments, and audio notes. The strength of Evernote is that it uses cloud storage so you can access notes from anywhere. With Evernote, you can make notes on your lectures using your computer and then access them on your mobile phone. Evernote notes have