Auscultation Master is a cardiology app aimed at both students and doctors, created by Portugese medical student and programmer Miguel Silva.

The clean design of the app called for custom artwork to demonstrate several important concepts. A series of high quality illustrations were created using a mix of both traditional and digital techniques – aimed at the high resolution displays on modern tablets like the Apple iPad.

Auscultation Master will be available for free download from the iTunes App Store in the coming months.


Podmedics is a British medical education company founded by Dr Ed Wallitt that produces tutorial videos aimed at medical students, on a range of popular exam topics. Their site now hosts over 150 professional quality videos featuring dozens of different speakers.

In 2013 Podmedics expanded onto mobile platforms with a new app for Apple iOS devices. The apps modern design called for a distinctive set of icons to represent key subject areas.

30 icons were created using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, based on a minimalistic two-tone negative space design.