Resources for PT and OT

Electronic Resources

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CINAHL with Full Text
Nursing and allied health database for scholarly journals and research studies.

Cochrane Library
Provides full-text access to the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.

OT Seeker
Abstracts of scholarly occupational therapy articles and research studies.

OT Search
Searchable catalog of books and other resources relating to Occupational Therapy.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition - Nursing and allied health journals as well as the American Hospital Formulary Service Consumer Medication Information (AHFS).

From the National Library of Medicine, Medline is the authoritative medical database, covering medicine, nursing, public health, clinical research, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.

Health Reference Center Academic
A variety of general health information, including full-text scholarly journals for nursing and allied health.

Print Resources

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Books on Physical Therapy
A list of books on Physical Therapy.

Books on Occupational Therapy
A list of books on Occupational Therapy.

Internet Resources

American Physical Therapy Association
Official website of the APTA.

American Occupational Therapy Association
Official website of the AOTA.

Trip Database
A UK-based search engine providing information about articles for use in clinical practice.

The Physiotherapy Evidence Database: PEDro
A database run by the Centre for Evidence-Based Physiotherapy at The George Institute for Global Health.

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