Health & Medicine : Occupational Therapy

Health & Medicine : Occupational Therapy

Core Resources

Databases for Articles

Databases for Articles

Databases for Occupational Therapy

ABLEDATA
http://www.abledata.com/


Premier source for information on assistive technology. [more]


CAIRSS for Music (Computer Assisted Information Retrieval Service System)
http://ucairss.utsa.edu/cgi-bin/Pwebrecon.cgi?DB=local&PAGE=First


Indexes research literature in music therapy, music education, music psychology and music medicine from 18 core journals, drawing selectively from articles in over 1000 other journals. From the Institute for Music Research. [more]


CINAHL (Ebsco) Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
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Provides comprehensive coverage of the English language journal literature related to nursing and the allied health disciplines, from 1982 to the present. Material from over 650 journals are included in CINAHL, covering both the nursing literature and the allied health fields such as: Cardiopulmonary Technology, Emergency Services, Health Education, Med/Lab Technology, Medical Assistance, Medical Records, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Radiologic Technology, Respiratory Therapy, Social Science, Surgical Technology, and the Physician’s Assistant. Searches can be limited to research articles, nursing journals, etc. [more]


MEDLINE (Ovid) Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
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Citations and abstracts to worldwide biomedical literature including research, clinical practice, administration, policy issues, and healthcare services. MEDLINE references articles from about 4000 journals published in 70 countries. Evidence-based search filters are available to assist in narrowing results to methodologically rigorous articles. To run a cited reference search on an article found in MEDLINE,copy and paste the PMID article Identifier here. [more]


OT CATS: Occupational Therapy Critically Appraised Topics Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
http://www.otcats.com/topics/index.html


Each CAT represents an attempt to marshal the available research evidence on occupational therapy interventions. CATS, or Critically Appraised Topics, are shorter and less rigorous versions of systematic reviews which have not undergone peer review. From the University of Western Sydney, New South Wales.


OTSeeker Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
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Search for randomized controlled trials and systematic reviews relevant to occupational therapy. Studies are ranked using the same PEDro scale used in the Physiotherapy Evidence Database. [more]


PsycINFO Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
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Also Known as: Psychological Abstracts
Locate articles in articles in more than 1,300 periodicals as well as technical reports, dissertations, and other materials in psychology and related behavioral and social sciences. From the American Psychological Association. Includes a feature to suggest productive search terms to guide users to relevant results. [more]


PsycINFO with PsycARTICLES Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
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Also Known as: psychological abstracts
PsycINFO contains references to articles in more than 1,300 periodicals as well as technical reports, dissertations, and other materials in psychology and related behavioral and social sciences. With the inclusion of PsycARTICLES, over 149,000 full-text articles from more than 70 journals published by the American Psychological Association and participating publishers are provided. [more]


Journals

Journals for Occupational Therapy

Browse Journals on Occupational Therapy Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
http://ew3dm6nd8c.search.serialssolutions.com/?V=1.0&L=EW3DM6ND8C&list=2&S=SC&C=MHD009787




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Other Resources Online

Other Resources Online for Occupational Therapy

AOTA
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American Occupational Therapy Association


History of the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Health Related Professions (HRP)
http://library.muhealth.org/docs/history/historyhealthrelatedprofessions.htm


A Selected List of Sources in MU Libraries


MEDLINE Evidence Based Search Filters
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Use these links to target methodologically sound, evidence-based journal articles in MEDLINE. Choose from therapeutics, diagnosis, etiology or prognosis; then combine the result with the subject of interest. [more]


Professional Registration Licensee Search – Missouri State Board for the Healing Arts
https://renew.pr.mo.gov/licensee-search.asp


Searchable directory of licensed professionals including medical physicians & surgeons, physical therapists and occupational therapists among others. Search by county, profession, name and/or license number. Includes information on license and discplinary status.


Rehabilitation Measures Database
http://www.rehabmeasures.org/


Also Known as: rehabmeasures ; rehabmeasures.org
Identify and locate tests and research instruments to assess rehabilitation patient outcomes. Search by disease, type of test and more to read descriptions of each instrument, with links to a copy of the actual test in most cases. Searches can be limited to tests which are freely available. Created by the Center for Rehabilitation Outcomes Research and Northwestern University.


University of Puget Sound OT Pages
http://research.pugetsound.edu/OccupationalTherapy?hs=a




eBooks / Books

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Subject Librarians

Subject Librarian Rebecca Graves

Rebecca Graves
(573) 882-0469
GravesR@health.missouri.edu