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My First aid Companion

, 22 Aug 2013
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Aims to provide first aid Tips.

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This article is an entry in our AppInnovation Contest. Articles in this sub-section are not required to be full articles so care should be taken when voting.


This application targets the Healthcare category for the Tablet . This apps main aim is to provide first aid tips on a wide range of categories. Its main intention is to provide tips in a common mans language so that it can be used by wide range of users . Users can get a lot of useful tips and knowledge about how and what type of first aid to be given for a particular thing. The information is divided into number of sub categories like explanation, symptoms, treatment, steps to follow, steps to avoid, prevention, etc. Also has many images for easy understanding.

Coding platform : Visual Studio 2012

Language : C#


AIM: To develop a multi-touch desktop app which will provide first aid tips.

Some features are:

  • Intended for giving mobile First Aid.
  • Easy to understand(common man language).
  • Every thing is divided based on categories and again into different groups.
  • Search capability for quick searching.
  • Zoom view(zoom in and zoom out,a type of semantic zoom) for quick search.
  • Tips can be saved and can be shared with other people via e-mail.
  • Capable of taking image and video(devices with web cam facility)so that he can send multimedia info to get advice from knowledgeable persons.
  • Integrated with map to get info of nearest landmarks (hospitals , Blood banks ,  clinics, etc.) from our current location(our current location info).
  • Support for different resolutions and different view states(landscape and portrait). 

Points of Interest

Use of location info in maps to find nearest hospital or any such place for getting immediate treatment or help.


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About the Author

Ramesh Choudhary
India India
I am a student at CVSR college of engineering pursuing B-Tech in computer science and Engineering .
here are some of my achievements
-Published more than 25 windows phone apps.
-published more than 20 windows store apps.
-Winner of I unlock joy phase I Competition(Microsoft-Windows phone).
-winner of I Unlock Joy phase II competition(Microsoft-Windows phone).
-participated in windows 8 Hackathon , a Guinness book of world record event(record holder).
-Winner of Reimagenation competition(Microsoft-Windows Store).
-Developed android apps for AAKASH tablet(IIT Bombay).

Comments and Discussions

GeneralThanks for your submission, but you need some additional info PinstaffKevin Priddle21-Aug-13 13:04 

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