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National Library of Medicine Announces Updated WISER App

The National Library of Medicine (NLM), the world's largest medical library and a component of the National Institutes of Health, announces an update for the Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders (WISER) app. WISER for iOS 3.0 adds native support for the iPad in addition to support for the iPhone and iPod touch. This update also features some improved graphics and provides iPads with access to many WISER features including WISER's protective distance mapping feature.

Learn more about the new WISER app:

WISER for iOS 3.0 can be downloaded and installed directly from the Apple App Store: 


Wiser app screen shot

NLM also announced that additional updates for WISER are coming soon, including the following: 

  • Chemical Hazards Emergency Medical Management (CHEMM) integration (//
  • Updates to WISER's Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG) content to the newly released 2012 edition
  • WISER for Android 3.0, which adds Help Identify Chemical and protective distance mapping to this popular platform


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