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Physical Therapy, Movement & Rehabilitation Sciences: Introduction

A guide to library resources and research in physical therapy, rehabilititation, sports physical therapy, occupational ergonomics and health

This guide introduces you to library services and resources to support your academic studies and research. 

Guide to Physical Therapist Practice

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Key Resources: Databases for Physical Therapy Research

Pedro (Physiotherapy Evidence Database)
Freely accessible database of 40,000+ randomized trials, systematic reviews, clinical practice guidelines.

For additional options, visit our comprehensive list of resources! Please note: Use of databases from off-campus requires logging in with your myNortheastern account user name and password.

Clinical Tools

Access resources include:

  • textbooks,
  • cases,
  • self-assessments,
  • drug content

In addition to Access Physiotherapy we have the others below.

 Mobile versions available for AccessMedicine & AccessPharmacy. 

Additional Guides of Interest

There are other guides that you might find useful, depending on specific areas of interest. A few are listed here but even more exist. 


Mental Health Diagnostics

Your Librarian

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Lauri Fennell
Snell Library