Health Topics .Net - Bilingual Health Topic API



The MedlinePlus API is an excellent API that returns hundreds of health topics in English or Spanish. Easily integrate well-sourced, credible health information into your website, Windows 8 App, or Windows Phone 8 App. The Appeality Health Topics API utilizes the latest in .Net coding advances to allow you to easily integrate health information into your applications.

Health Topics API

MedlinePlus offers a search-based Web service that provides access to MedlinePlus health topic data in XML format. Using the Web service, software developers can build applications that utilize MedlinePlus health topic information. The service accepts keyword searches as requests and returns relevant health topics in ranked order. Keyword searches may be limited to specific fields. The service also returns health topic summaries, search result snippets, external links, and other associated data. You can now integrate a powerful health information search using modern, well designed .Net API. Easily tap into the MedlinePlus web service using easy .Net calls. Integrate the results into your applications in English or Spanish. The library is a portable class library and can be used in modern .net applications including:
  • Web Applications (.Net Framework 4+)
  • Windows 8 + Apps
  • Window Phone 8 + Apps
  • Appeality Health Topics API

    Making a call to the API is as simple as implementing code similar to the code below Dim ro As New List (of healthTopic) Try Dim ht As New healthTopicHelper ro = Await ht.fetchHealthTopic(topic, isSpanish) Catch ex As Exception End Try Return

    What Do I Get?

    1. .Net Assembly (.dll)
    2. Debug file (.pdb)
    3. XML comments for Intellisense
    4. NuGet Package for super easy installation
    5. HTML 5/JQuery/Bootstrap Demo Application
    6. Comprehensive quick start guide
    7. API Documentation
    8. Source Code
    9. Visual Studio 2013 Solution

    Other Component Features

  • Portable class library
  • Use in .Net 4 +, Windows 8 Apps, and Windows Phone App
  • Utilizes .Net Asynchronous language features
  • Performant and well documented