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Physical Therapy   Tags: clinical tools, evidence-based practice  

A guide for topics on physical and occupational therapy
Last Updated: Oct 27, 2017 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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A free database of over 29,000 randomised trials, systematic reviews and clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy.
A professional organization representing more than 90,000 member physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and students of physical therapy. - A World Of Physical Therapy
A collaborative informational website.
Services include job postings, educational resources, musculoskeletal tables and more.


Search multiple clinical information resources simultaneously including UpToDate, Lexicomp, Access Medicine, PubMed and Cochrane Systematic Reviews:

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Evidence-Based Medicine for Physical Therapy

PubMed comprises more than 24 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher websites.

OVID Medline content covers a wide range of core and niche scientific, medical, and healthcare disciplines including Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions, Behavioral Sciences, Basic Sciences, Humanities & Technologies.

Cochrane Library
The Cochrane Library is a collection of databases that contain different types of high-quality, evidence including systematic reviews, and information about Cochrane groups.
UpToDate is an evidence-based, physician-authored clinical decision support resource.
Access Physiotherapy

A professional suite of Access services for healthcare professionals and students: AccessMedicine, AccessAnesthesiology,  AccessEmergency Medicine, AccessPediatrics, AccessPharmacy, AccessPhysiotherapy, and AccessSurgery.    

Sports Medicine & Exercise Science Videos

An extensive video collection in the areas of fitness and health assessment, disease management, injury treatment, nutrition, medical fitness, sport science, work-site wellness, exercise adherence, and much more.

Head-to-toe and systems-based physical examination techniques
Quality, curated content delivered alongside information on emerging trends, subject specific content and analysis tools make it easy to pinpoint the most relevant research.

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