Use this API to get medical guidelines from multiple sources like the CDC, USPSTF and American Cancer Society (references included). This initial version focuses on evidence-based preventive care (with possible future versions having specialty-specific recommendations).
For example, what is the standard of care for a 38 year-old male with high blood pressure? And what if they have diabetes?
What is necessary for a pregnant female at 27 weeks gestation?
Build a query with personalized biometric and demographic data to see what is indicated for preventive services (screening procedures, vaccinations, laboratory tests, radiographic imaging, etc). Professionals use this same peer-reviewed information at every appointment for patient care.
Yes. There's no Protected Health Information exchanged, nor is anything stored from searches (but a free token is required for access). All other user data is strictly confidential.
Organizations or individual developers can use it for apps, EMRs, websites, etc. And it's free forever. Disclaimer: some recommendations may not be included because of a lower level of evidence, requirement of advanced screening questions, or because the utility of the recommendation is based primarily on clinical judgement.
Programmer+physician Adams Briscoe. Feel free to drop me a line with questions, suggestions; also open to discussing other topics like healthcare IT, AI/ML, videogames, life with twins, etc. Developers and healthcare providers are welcome to contribute!
Body mass index. Alternatively, set
inches to have bmi calculated and applied to corresponding guidelines.
In years. Alternatively, if
dob is set (as
Y-m), age will be calculated.
Number of years smoking multiplied by number of packs per day. E.g. "Half a pack every day for 18 years,
pack_years=9". Alternatively, set
ppd (packs per day) and
TB skin test, measured in millimeters of induration. E.g.
Systolic blood pressure, I.e. "The top number. So, for 135/80,
Diastolic blood pressure, I.e. "The bottom number. So, for 135/80,
Cholesterol profile, LDL and triglyceride.
African American (
=1, or specificy the number of weeks pregnant for prenatal guidelines.
Coronary artery calcium score.
Flag to expand results to broad match (default is exact).
Disease-specific recs. E.g. Congestive heart failure,
dm. Sign in to see all conditions (too many to list here).