The Symptom Checker API allows developers to integrate the the symptom checker functionalities into their applications, allowing users to find out what possible diseases they might have. The integrated application also directs users to more medical information and shows them the right doctor for further clarifications. This is a modular programming interface, which offers the symptom checker functionalities for a main program.
As modern medicine advances, it gets more connected, and driving this innovation are APIs. Any developer looking to create applications in the medical arena can look to ProgrammableWeb for finding useful APIs. The 10 most popular APIs based on visitor traffic are listed in this article.
We've added 14 APIs to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Astronomy, Financial and Human Resources. Highlights today include an API for accessing NASA Astronomy Picture Of The Day data. Here's a rundown of the latest additions and how developers can benefit.