Nursing Education Apps

Here are 19 nursing apps that an be used for nursing education and learning. Apps, short for mobile applications, are becoming increasing popular as mobile telecommunication devices, such as the cell phones and computer tablets, become an integral part of our daily lives. For nursing education and professional development, apps mean that learning can now take place anywhere and at any time that you want!

Get your nursing apps here!The benefits of apps for nursing education are discussed below. Our nursing apps are available in four flavors / platforms – Apple's iPhone and iPad, Android phones and tablets, and Amazon's Kindle e-book reader. (Our Android app detects the device and automatically adjusts the display for the screen size). Click on the device-specific icons below to purchase and download that nursing app from the Apple iTunes, Google Play or Amazon online store.

NEW: The following interactive nursing quiz apps are now available as a SUBSCRIPTION for the iPhone / iPad and Android mobile devices. Check out the links for more details.   
 

1. Learning Anatomy Quiz App

This nursing app is ideal for anyone who wants a convenient way to learn and review medical terminology used to describe the anatomy and physiology of the human body. The learning quiz app contains over 160 questions – multiple choice and true / false questions. Feedback is immediate so it is a great interactive / discovery learning tool. You can select the number of questions (25, 50 or 100) you want to take in the quiz. Questions are randomized each time. It shows you the final score at the end of the quiz.

 

                 

 

2. Learning Cardiology Quiz App

The Learning Nurse cardiology quizzes are the most popular among our nurses and nursing students. Therefore, we have decided to make it available as a nursing app. This Cardiology Quiz app combines several of our cardiovascular terminology and disorders quizzes. This 240 item quiz covers topics such as medical terms and vocabulary associated with the five structures of the cardiovascular system, the primary functions of the cardiovascular system, and the common symptoms and treatments for cardiovascular diseases and disorders.

Review and refresh your knowledge about the many diseases and disorders that affect the cardiovascular system, e.g., aneurysm, angina, myocardial infarction, cardiogenic shock, endocarditis, hypertension, thrombophlebitis, aortic insufficiency, etc.

Feedback is immediate so it is a great interactive / discovery learning tool. You can select the number of questions (25, 50 or 100) you want to take in the quiz. Questions are randomized each time. It shows you final score at the end of the quiz.

 

                 

 

3. Learning Pulmonology Quiz App

The Learning Nurse respiratory system quizzes are also very popular with our nursing students and nurses. This Pulmonology Quiz app combines a number of our respiratory system terminology and disorders quizzes. Topics in this 150 quiz include terms associated with the primary structures and functions of the respiratory system and related disorders, diseases and treatments.

Review your knowledge about diseases and disorders affecting the respiratory system, e.g., asbestosis, asthma, atelectasis, bronchiectasis, emphysema, lung cancer, pleural effusion, pneumonia, tuberculosis, pulmonary embolism, etc.

Feedback is immediate so it is a great interactive / discovery learning tool. You can select the number of questions (25, 50 or 100) you want to take in the quiz. Questions are randomized each time. It shows you the final score at the end of the quiz.

 

                 


4. Learning Gastroenterology Quiz App

This Gastroenterology Quiz app combines a number of our digestive system terminology and gastrointestinal disorders quizzes. Test, review and refresh your knowledge about the terminology associated with the primary structures and functions of the digestive system, as well as terms related to digestive system diseases, disorders and treatments.

Review your knowledge about the diseases and disorders of the gastrointestinal system, e.g., appendicitis, cholecystitis, cirrhosis, Crohn's, diverticulitis, gastroenteritis, hepatitis, pancreatitis, ulcerative colitis, etc.

Feedback is immediate so it is a great interactive / discovery learning tool. You can select the number of questions (25, 50 or 100) you want to take in the quiz. Questions are randomized each time. It shows you the final score at the end of the quiz.

 

                 

 

5. Learning Neurology Quiz App

This Neurology Quiz app combines a number of our nervous system terminology and neurological disorders quizzes. Test and review your knowledge about the terms associated with the primary structures and functions of the nervous system, as well as terminology related to neurological diseases, disorders and treatments.

Test and refresh your knowledge about diseases and disorders of the nervous system, e.g., head injuries, Bell's palsy, brain abscess / tumor, cerebral aneurysm, encephalitis, meningitis, MS, Parkinson's, stroke, seizure, etc.

Feedback is immediate so it is a great interactive / discovery learning tool. You can select the number of questions (25, 50 or 100) you want to take in the quiz. Questions are randomized each time. It shows you the final score at the end of the quiz.

 

                 

 

6. Learning Endocrinology Quiz App

This Endocrinology Quiz app combines a number of our endocrine system terminology and disorders quizzes. Test, review and refresh your knowledge about the medical terms associated with the structures and functions of the endocrine system, as well as terminology for related endocrine system diseases, disorders and treatments.

Refresh your knowledge about the diseases and disorders that affect the endocrine system, e.g., hypo/hyper-thyroidism, goiter, diabetes, hyperpituitarism, Addison's disease, Cushing's Syndrome, etc.

Feedback is immediate so it is a great interactive / discovery learning tool. You can select the number of questions (25, 50 or 100) you want to take in the quiz. Questions are randomized each time. It shows you the final score at the end of the quiz.

 

                 

 

7. Learning Immunology Quiz App

This Immunology Quiz app combines a number of our immune system terminology and disorders quizzes. Test, review and refresh your knowledge about the terminology associated with the main components and functions of blood, the five lymphatic structures and their functions, the immune response, and blood / lymphatic diseases, disorders and treatments.

Test and refresh your knowledge and skills about diseases and disorders affecting the immune system, e.g., AIDS, anaphylaxis, Kaposi's sarcoma, rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, mononucleosis, Lyme disease, septic shock, etc.

Feedback is immediate so it is a great interactive / discovery learning tool. You can select the number of questions (25, 50 or 100) you want to take in the quiz. Questions are randomized each time. It shows you the final score at the end of the quiz.

 

                 

 

8. Learning Dermatology Quiz App

This Dermatology Quiz app combines a number of our integumentary system terminology and disorders quizzes. Test, review and refresh your knowledge about the medical terms associated with the three primary functions of the skin, the two layers and the three accessory organs of the skin, the three underlying structures of the skin, and medical treatments provided by dermatologists for skin diseases and disorders.

Review and refresh your knowledge about the diseases and disorders affecting the integumentary system, e.g., burns, dermatitis, skin cancers, cellulitis, pressure ulcers, wounds and healing.

Feedback is immediate so it is a great interactive / discovery learning tool. You can select the number of questions (25, 50 or 100) you want to take in the quiz. Questions are randomized each time. It shows you the final score at the end of the quiz.

 

                 

 

9. Learning Orthopedics Quiz App

This Orthopedics Quiz app combines a number of our musculoskeletal system terminology and disorders quizzes. Test, review and refresh your knowledge about the terminology associated with the primary structures and functions of the musculoskeletal system, and related medical terms for musculoskeletal diseases, disorders and treatments.

Refresh your knowledge about diseases and disorders of the musculoskeletal system, e.g., carpal tunnel syndrome, fractures, gout, osteroarthritis, osteromyelitis, and osteoporosis.

Feedback is immediate so it is a great interactive / discovery learning tool. You can select the number of questions (25, 50 or 100) you want to take in the quiz. Questions are randomized each time. It shows you the final score at the end of the quiz.

 

                 

 

10. Learning Urology Quiz App

This Urology Quiz app combines a number of our reproductive and urinary systems terminology and genitourinary disorders quizzes. Review your knowledge about the terminology associated with the primary structures and functions of the urinary system, along with common diseases, disorders and treatments for urinary problems. Test your knowledge about the terminology associated with the primary structures and functions of the female and male reproductive system, and reproductive system related diseases, disorders and treatments.

Test and refresh your knowledge and skills about diseases and disorders affecting the genitourinary system, e.g., benign prostatic hypertrophy, bladder cancer, kidney cancer, kidney stones, renal failure, testicular cancer, urinary tract infection, etc.

Feedback is immediate so it is a great interactive / discovery learning tool. You can select the number of questions (25, 50 or 100) you want to take in the quiz. Questions are randomized each time. It shows you the final score at the end of the quiz.

 

                 

 

11. Learning Quizzes App Suite I

The Learning Quizzes App Suite gives you ALL 10 of the interactive nursing quizzes listed above. The Suite includes over 2,300 questions for you to test yourself, refresh your nursing knowledge, and learn more about all aspects of nursing.

Feedback is immediate so it is a great interactive / discovery learning tool. You can select the number of questions (25, 50 or 100) you want to take in each quiz. Questions are randomized each time. It shows you the final score at the end of the quiz. Get more for less!

 

                 

 

12. Learning Clinical Microbiology Quiz App

This app is about the following microorganisms that cause infectious disease: bacteria, fungi, parasites, viruses, helminths and protozoa. The questions will help you review your knowledge of the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases. The questions cover the presence and growth of microbial infections in individuals, their effects on the human body and the methods of treating those infections.

The quiz contains over 460 questions - both true/false questions and multiple choice. It's great as practice app that you can use to test what you have learned or also as a refresher that you want to use as you prepare for or just before taking an exam.

You can choose to answer 25 or 50 or 100 questions. The questions will be randomized so that each time you take the quiz (for example 25 questions) you will get a different set of questions. At the end of the quiz, you will be shown the total number you got correct and your percentage score.

 

                 


13. Diabetes and Diabetic Foot Care Quiz App

This app helps you review and refresh your knowledge and skills about providing nursing care and foot care to people with diabetes. The quiz topics include diagnosis and classification, assessment, monitoring, medication management, hypoglycemia and long-term complications of diabetes.

The quiz contains nearly 300 questions - both true/false questions and multiple choice. It's great as practice app that you can use to test what you have learned or also as a refresher that you want to use as you prepare for or just before taking an exam.

You can choose to answer 25 or 50 or 100 questions. The questions will be randomized so that each time you take the quiz (for example 25 questions) you will get a different set of questions. At the end of the quiz, you will be shown the total number you got correct and your percentage score.

 

                 


14. Learning Cancer Quiz App

This app helps you review and revise Nursing or Medical competencies with regard to Cancer Symptoms and Risks. It combines 2 cancer-related quizzes (about 150 questions) from the Learning Nurse Resources Network website. It’s a great review app for any one studying for exam on Cancer symptoms and risks.

The questions will help you review and test your knowledge. The app contains both true/false questions and multiple choice. It's great as practice app that you can use to test what you have learned or also as a refresher that you want to use as you prepare for or just before taking an exam.

You can choose to answer 25, 50 or 100 questions. The questions will be randomized so that each time you take the quiz (for example 25 questions) you will get a different set of questions. At the end of the quiz, you will be shown the total number you got correct and your percentage score.

 

                 


15. Learning Human Diseases Quiz App

This app helps you review and revise Nursing or Medical competencies with regard to Human Diseases. It contains a database of 600 questions to help you review and test your knowledge of the names, definitions and symptoms of common diseases. This will help you master definitions, terminology and meanings.

It’s a great review app for any one studying for an exam on Human Diseases. The questions will help you review and test your knowledge. The app contains both true/false questions and multiple choice. It's great as practice app that you can use to test what you have learned or also as a refresher that you want to use as you prepare for or just before taking an exam.

You can choose to answer 25, 50 or 100 questions. The questions will be randomized so that each time you take the quiz (for example 25 questions) you will get a different set of questions. At the end of the quiz, you will be shown the total number you got correct and your percentage score.

 

                 


16. Learning Common Medications Quiz App

This app helps you review and revise Nursing or Medical competencies with regard to Common Medications / Pharmaceutical Drugs. It contains a database of 400 questions to help you review and test your knowledge of what drug/medication would be most suitable to treat a particular medical condition.

It’s a great review app for any one studying for an exam on Common Medications. The questions will help you review and test your knowledge. The app contains both true/false questions and multiple choice. It's great as practice app that you can use to test what you have learned or also as a refresher that you want to use as you prepare for or just before taking an exam.

You can choose to answer 25, 50 or 100 questions. The questions will be randomized so that each time you take the quiz (for example 25 questions) you will get a different set of questions. At the end of the quiz, you will be shown the total number you got correct and your percentage score.

 

                 


17. Learning Drug Classifications Quiz App

Test and refresh your knowledge of the common drug categories including prescription and over-the-counter drugs that are used to treat symptoms and diseases of the various body systems. It contains a database of over 100 questions.

The questions will help you review and test your knowledge. The app contains both true/false questions and multiple choice. It's great as practice app that you can use to test what you have learned or also as a refresher that you want to use as you prepare for or just before taking an exam.

You can choose to answer 25, 50 or 100 questions. The questions will be randomized so that each time you take the quiz (for example 25 questions) you will get a different set of questions. At the end of the quiz, you will be shown the total number you got correct and your percentage score.

 

                 

18. Learning Drug Dosage Calculations Quiz App NEW

Calculations and maths are not the favorite subjects for many students and professionals – nurses included. With this in mind, we have put together an app that assists you with testing and refreshing your knowledge of drug calculations of all sorts.

The questions / exercises help check the skills you need for clinical / real world practice. This quiz will help ensure that you are at your best with the math needed in the clinic / hospital.

This app helps you test and refresh your knowledge of the following:

  • The metric system and how to accurately make conversions between the various units
  • How to calculate the correct tablet medication dosages
  • How to calculate the correct fluid medication dosages
  • How to calculate the correct dosages for medication administration by injection
  • How to calculate the correct intravenous (IV) dosages, flow rates and administration times.

The questions will help you review and test your knowledge. It's great as practice app that you can use to test what you have learned or also as a refresher that you want to use as you prepare for or just before taking an exam.

The questions will be randomized so that each time you take the quiz (for example 25 questions) you will get a different set of questions. At the end of the quiz, you will be shown the total number you got correct and your percentage score.

 

                 


19. Learning Seniors Care Quiz App 

This Seniors Care quiz covers issues relating to nursing care of the elderly and geriatric patients. The population of seniors is growing world-wide and people are living longer. It's essential that nurses, family members, care givers and other members of the healthcare team learn and become proficient in how to take the best care of this aging population.

This comprehensive quiz contains over 815 questions and covers all major aspects of nursing care for seniors. The topics covered in the quiz include: palliative care, pain management, nutrition and fluids, mobility, mental health, medical disorders, hearing and vision loss, hygiene and infection control, elimination and continence, and sleep.  

You can choose to answer 25, 50 or 100 questions. The questions will be randomized so that each time you take the quiz (for example 25 questions) you will get a different set of questions. At the end of the quiz, you will be shown the total number you got correct and your percentage score.

 

           

Why Nursing Apps?

Apps are for learning anyplace and anytime.Why Nursing Apps?

Our Learning Nurse educational nursing apps offer you a number of benefits. These include:

1. The layout and text size are specifically formatted for your mobile device's screen. Therefore, it is easier for you to view, navigate and interact with the learning quiz.

2. After the nursing app is downloaded, you can use it with no need for an Internet or telecommunications connection. This means no connection fees or waiting for a slow Internet response. It also means studying or reviewing while on an airplane or any other place that is not connected.

3. The nursing app is available any place and any time – 24/7 – as long as you have your mobile phone or tablet. This means studying last-minute for that nursing exam, or brushing up on your anatomy on the night shift without having to find a computer with an Internet connection.

4. Our nursing apps are very affordable. For the cost of a chocolate bar – much less than a textbook, you have a learning resource that is always available, never wears out and doesn't make you fat! Like our Learning Nurse website, we do NOT clutter up our apps with distracting and annoying ads!