Press about WikEM

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This section is a list of external articles about WikEM and/or the OpenEM Foundation.


Dr. Joe Lex interviewed on The SGEM Podcast describe WikEM as the the EM textbook and curriculum of the future


PAs Connect

Names WikEM as one of the "Top 5 Emergency Medicine Apps for PA Students"; May 14, 2014

Names WikEM as one of the top "100 helpful trauma sites to bookmark"

Online LPN to RN; April 23, 2014

Includes WikEM in their "Guide to Terrific Apps Every Nurse Should Be Using."

AgileMD Blog; March 12, 2014

AgileMD writes is "humbled to be a part of WikEM's efforts to provide high-quality, practical, free, open medical knowledge to all clinicians." Read more at:

BMJ; February 3, 2014

BMJ highlights WikEM alongside a few other fantastic international resources that offer “Medical education for anyone, anywhere, anytime”. Read more at:

Life in the Fast Lane; February 8, 2013

"This app is easy to use, easy to update and has vast swathes of content." Read more at:

iMedicalApps; January 10, 2013

"As emergency medicine resources go, [WikEM] is a comprehensive collection of useful notes related to a range of specialties...Residents and medical students will find this app particularly useful for its broad range of content and concise high-yield facts." Read more at:

Drinking Water from a Fire Hose: A PA blog; October 29, 2013

"Highly recommend" WikEM to all PA students.

Teach, MD; January 25, 2012

Teach, MD talks about the importance of SOPA, open information and WikEM. Read about it at:

Cal-ACEP Lifeline; February 7, 2011

The California Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians (Cal/ACEP) puts WikEM top on their list of key iPhone Apps for Emergency Medicine. Read more at

Wikipedia and the iPhone; Emergency Medicine News (April 2010)

EM News calls for all EM residency programs to start editing on WikEM. Read more at:

Mobile Software Reviews

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