MedSpel includes over 40,000 medical spelling words that can be added to your Microsoft Word spelling dictionary on you Windows computer.
Features: Most often specialized words cause problems with the spell check of MS Word.You are not able to get any spelling suggestions from it. Medical; terms cause this problem and it becomes irritating as you have to look up the spelling elsewhere. This utility contains 50,000 odd spelling of medical terms. The range is wide starting from abdominis, for example, to, zygomatic. Once the Word dictionary is bolstered with these many medical terms it becomes easier to create documents with medical terms in them. The collection of terms are also getting constantly upgraded.MedSpel works within your Microsoft Word spell checker, in exactly the same way your spell checker works now. There is nothing new to learn, no new computer hardware is required.
MedSpel 7.6.0 contains all FDA drug and device approvals up to 13 Oct 2008. The medical terms included in your spell check directory include categories of terms such as Drug Brand Names, Generic Drug Names, Internal Medicine Terms, Surgery Terms, OB/GYN Terms, Pediatrics Terms, Cardiology Terms, Pulmonology Terms, ICD-9 Classifications, DSM-IV Classifications, DRG Classifications, Anatomy Terms, Abbreviations, and so on. This should be really useful to MedSpel should prove to be very useful for Clinics, Hospitals, Health Insurance companies, Patient advocacy groups, Physicians, Nurses, Medical students, Medical transcriptionists, Coders/Billers, and anyone else that works with medical terms.
Overall: Could be very useful for the target group.