Managing Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy

APGO NVP

The app was created for use by medical educators to facilitate learning opportunities between faculty and students.

APGO WellMom “Managing Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy (NVP)” is the only app designed for raising awareness for NVP, educating all parties affected by the condition, and managing and treating the symptoms. The app was created for use by medical educators to facilitate learning opportunities between faculty and students. There is a component that will allow faculty and students to have more meaningful interactions with their patients. 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Features

Health Care Providers:

Features for academic physicians, practicing physicians, residents and medical students:

  • View and print the APGO NVP monograph directly from the app
  • Access case studies on the APGO website
  • Swipe through NVP quick facts and nutrition and lifestyle tips for alleviating NVP symptoms
  • Evaluate NVP severity using the interactive Motherisk PUQE Index
  • Use the interactive algorithm for use in developing a treatment plan with patients
  • Receive daily symptom reports from patients via email

Patients:

Features for mothers-to-be and their social support:

  • Evaluate NVP severity using the interactive Motherisk PUQE Index
  • Learn about NVP, including etiology, outcomes, treatments and when to seek medical attention
  • Track symptoms and email reports directly to a health care provider

About

“Managing Nausea and Vomiting of Pregnancy (NVP)” was developed by a faculty of APGO members:

Bruce A. Meyer, MD, MBA
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Tiffany A. Moore Simas, MD, MPH, MEd
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Christopher M. Morosky, MD
University of Connecticut School of Medicine

The app is available for free download on the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store.

This app was funded in part by an unrestricted educational grant by