Came across this app after talking to the bartender at my local haunt. It’s called DIPTIC [click here for website]. The app allows one to put together 3 or more pictures to “tell a story”. The app costs $0.99
I am still chewing this over, but I think one educational application of this would be to create what I call “learning shots”. Learning shots are small snippets of learning that can be pulled up at a moments notice [like on the fly teaching in the ER].
You can create them yourself using PowerPoint . I have a bunch of 1 to 2 page PowerPoint presentations with bullet points explaining various concepts – like the one below on Salicylate toxicity:
Michelle Lin who writes Academic Life in EM – also has her Paucis Verbis cards which I use regularly. [Click here for a link to her blog]
Below I have included a “Diptic” that I created to conceptualise Meckel’s Diverticulum. Comments?