Physical Therapy

 

Databases

AccessMedicine

A collection of medical references including Harrison's Online, Hurst's the Heart, Goodman & Gilman's Pharmacology and the Lange Educational Library.

Anatomy.tv

A detailed 3D model of human anatomy organized by region. Use interactive zoom, rotation, angle, layers, and text to learn and study anatomy including  muscles, ligaments, nerves, veins, arteries and bones.   

CINAHL Complete with Full Text

The definitive research tool for nursing, and the most comprehensive source of  full-text articles from nursing and allied health journals, including physical and occupational therapy, physician assistant, public health, and more.  CINAHL Searching Tips.

ClinicalKey

Collates clinical information from books, journals, drug monographs, and  more.  Includes First Consult – a point-of-care decision tool, and Procedures Consult – video, text and illustrations for medical procedures.

Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews

Contains full-text systematic reviews  and protocols for reviews currently being prepared focusing on the effects of healthcare from the Cochrane Collaboration.

ICE Video Library

Visual resources for students and faculty in PT and OT programs.  Videos are filmed with actual therapists and patients with various diagnoses in acute care, skilled nursing, outpatient, home health and ICU settings. 

MANTIS

Literature from medical, osteopathic, physical therapy, and chiropractic journals, with emphasis on neuromusculoskeletal conditions. Covers methods such as acupuncture, biofeedback, and joint manipulation.

MEDLINE - PubMed

A biomedical database  containing millions of citations  from MEDLINE, life science journals and online books covering medicine, nursing, dentistry, and more. Free from the US National Library of Medicine. PubMed Tutorials.

Natural Medicines

Evidence-based resource on dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary and integrative therapies. Includes health and wellness database, comparative effectiveness, interactions checker, and more. 

ProQuest Central

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A multidisciplinary database,  over 160 subject areas are covered extensively including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology and the social sciences . 

RefWorks

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Web-based reference management tool to collect references from online databases, websites and other sources. Easily insert citations into papers and automatically format reference lists. Sharing tools for groups. RefWorks tutorials

 

Rehabilitation Reference Center

An evidence-based clinical reference tool for rehabilitation clinicians at the point-of-care. Provides physical therapists, occupational therapists and rehabilitation students with the best available evidence for their information needs.

Scientific and Medical Art Imagebase (SMART)

Contains downloadable high quality medical illustrations and animations depicting anatomy, physiology, surgery, pathology, diseases, conditions, trauma, embryology, histology, and other medical topics

Scopus

Scopus is a multidisciplinary navigational tool that contains records going back to the mid 1960s, offering newly linked citations across the widest body of scientific abstracts available in one place.

SPORTDiscus Full Text

The  most comprehesive source for full-text articles from sports and sports medicine journals, including exercise physiology, coaching,  training and conditioning, and related topics.

UpToDate

Evidence-based, synthesized medical information for point-of-care decision-making.  Topics authored by physician experts are continually updated to collate the best current evidence. UpToDate Tutorials.

Contact Info

For assistance with research on this topic, please contact Elizabeth Dyer at edyer@une.edu, (207) 221-4333.

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