GOLD 2017 Pocket Guide

App score: 59/100 About the Orcha review

Access the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) 2017 Reports at the point of care and use interactive tools such as ABCD assessment tool, mMRC Dyspnea Scale, CAT assessment, treatment algorithm and many more.

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Platform: iOS

Cost: Entirely Free

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Condition(s) this app helps

  • COPD

Description

Access the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) 2017 Reports at the point of care and use interactive tools such as ABCD assessment tool, mMRC Dyspnea Scale, CAT assessment, treatment algorithm and many more. The app allows users to bookmark important pages and takes notes on key information.
GOLD continuously develops and updates reports. More updates will be added to the app successively.
The app is intended for practicing physicians, resident physicians and other healthcare professionals involved in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with COPD. Highlights include:
- Definition and Overview
- Diagnosis and Assessment
- Prevention and Maintenance Therapy
- Management of Stable COPD
- Management of Exacerbations
- COPD and Comorbidities
GOLD Reports help you practice evidence-based medicine.


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App score: 59/100

More details

Reviewed on: 9 December 2019 (Independently reviewed for us by ORCHA)

  • General Information
  • "Health Tracking
  • "Health Tracking
  • Carer Support
  • Automated Guidance
Data Collection

Because this App doesn't collect Data there is minimal risk to your privacy and confidentiality from the use of this App.

Professional Assurance

It was clear from our review that a suitably qualified professional or organisation was involved in the Apps development.

It wasn't clear from our review how regularly the advice and guidance given by the App was reviewed and updated by relevant professionals.

Testing

It wasn't clear from our review that the App had been involved in any clinical trials or similar testing to demonstrate its 'real world' effectiveness.

Testing

It wasn't clear from our review that the App had been through end user testing as part of its design and development.

Customisation

The App does provide customisable features.

End User Capacity

The App does provide support for users with poor sight.

The App does provide support for users with hearing difficulties.

Support

The App doesn't appear to have a clear approach to dealing with user issues.

Cost

The App is entirely free to use.


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