Smartphone Apps
These links point to places where you can make your own question-lists and record your appointments

  • Cancer.Net
    This free app is available for iPhone, iPad, and Android phones. It provides detailed educational information for many cancers and offers a long list of sample questions organized by type of doctor. Breast cancer specific questions can be searched for. Information about medications and symptoms can be stored on the app. The app does not create audio-recordings.
    www.cancer.net/multimedia/mobile-applications
  • Pocket Cancer Care Guide
    By National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship. Free iPhone app to build a list of questions, links the questions to the appointment in your calendar and allows you to record the answers. Offers questions to choose from, a glossary of terms, and allows you to create your own questions.
    http://www.canceradvocacy.org/resources/pocket-care-guide/ 
  • Appointment Buddy
    This free iPhone app allows you to record audio, take pictures, and write notes for your appointments. No need to register; simply download the app and begin organizing appointments. Recordings, notes, and pictures can be emailed to others in compressed files. The app does not help build question lists. 
    www.appointmentbuddyapp.com 
  • HerStory
    Free downloadable app (iPhone or Android) that virtually connects women with breast cancer to women like themselves. You can choose to listen to stories or contribute your story. Stories are organized by topic such as Surgery & Recovery, Reconstruction or not, and Emotional support.
    http://www.22otters.com/herstory.html 
  • Smart Voice Recorder
    This Android app allows you to record appointments easily and share via email. Easy to use interface but only creates *.wav files which means the files can be quite large for longer appointments. 
    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.andrwq.recorder&hl=en 
  • Super Voice Recorder
    This Android app is not as sophisticated as others, but creates mp3 files and shares them easily. 
    https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.enlightment.voicerecorder