Library Online Reference Resources
From APTA's website and dedicated to the subject of evidence-based practice. It includes evidence-based documentation, podcasts and videos, as well as seminal articles on the subject and its impact on the physical therapy profession.
A list of educational materials and resources from the World Confederation for Physical Therapy.
Video tutorials that explain how to formulate a clinical question that will help facilitate an effective search of the literature and determine the strength of the evidence presented in a study.
Montante Family Library Physical Therapy Databases List of primary databases used to find full-text articles and abstracts in the field of physical therapy.
Pubmed PubMed comprises more than 25 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 web sites
PEDro PEDro is the Physiotherapy Evidence Database. PEDro is a free database of over 31,000 randomised trials, systematic reviews and clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy. For each trial, review or guideline, PEDro provides the citation details, the abstract and a link to the full text, where possible. All trials on PEDro are independently assessed for quality.
Directory of Public Access Journals DOAJ is an online directory that indexes and provides access to quality open access, peer-reviewed journals. Open access means that the full text of the articles is free. The database is easily filtered by subject and searched using keywords.
Found the perfect article but can't find the full text? The library provides a document delivery service. Create a profile in ILLIAD and submit your request for any journal article and the library will deliver a pdf of the article to your ILLiad account.
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An online atlas of human anatomy containing medical images of the whole human body in CT/MRI with labeling in various languages including English and Chinese.
Visible Body is a suite of online programs that cover anatomy, physiology, muscles, the skeleton, and the circulatory system through interactive 3D models, animations, quizzes, and more.