UpToDate includes more than 7400 peer reviewed topics covering the whole spectrum of medicine. There are many Topic Reviews relevant to physiotherapy for example fractures. It is accessible via the Oxford University Hospitals NHS FoundationTrust intranet, and from other PCs using your NHS Athens login (Your NHS Athens account must be affiliated to Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) .
An app for UpToDate Anywhere is also available - see library staff for assistance
BMJ Best Practice is a single source combining the latest research evidence, guidelines and expert opinion – presented in a step-by-step approach and covering prevention, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis. It is regularly updated. There are many orthopaedic -related topics covered.
It is accessible from any PC using your NHS Athens login (accounts affiliated to Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust).
There is also an app that users can download. Access to the BMJ Best Practice app is via an institutional number - see library staff for details
Search SOLO directly from this box.
Tip: Limit your SOLO search to items in the Health Care Libraries , by changing the drop-down option 'All libraries / collections' to 'Health Care Libraries'
PEDro is the Physiotherapy Evidence Database. PEDro is a free database of over 25,000 randomised trials, systematic reviews and clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy
Current journal subscriptions available from Oxford University PCs via OXLIP+ in the Cairns Library JR or Knowledge Centre, Churchill
Advances in Physiotherapy
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabiliation
Australian Journal of Physiotherapy (most recent year not available)
European Journal of Physiotherapy
Hong Kong Physiotherapy Journal
Physical Therapy (most recent year not available)
Physical Therapy in Sport
Physiotherapy Canada (most recent year not available)
Physiotherapy Theory and Practice
Physical and Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics
Physical and Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics
Rehabiliation Research and Practice
Annals of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine
Register for an NHS Athens account here. This gives access to journal articles held in Medline, Embase, CINAHL, BNI, PsycINFO and AMED databases which cover physiotherapy. Some will have links through to the full text where the NHS has a subscription to that journal, some will have just an abstract/summary.
If you are a member of Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust staff, contact the Outreach Librarian for Physiotherapy for help with accessing the full text of articles, literature searches, one-to-one training on using NHS Athens databases and/or to arrange a group training event.
Below are a selection of books on physiotherapy held in the Cairns Library at the John Radcliffe Hospital and in the Radcliffe Science Library. They are available for loan (or reference if held in Radcliffe Science Library) to members of Bodleian Health Care Libraries
Books on physiotherapy held in the Radcliffe Science Library can be requested up the the JR Cairns Library or to the Knowledge Centre for reference and use in the library only. Please ask at the Help Desk if the book you require is in the Radcliffe Science Library and we can place a "hold" on it and get it requested for you.