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Resources Guide for Allied Health

Multi-disciplinary academic database including full-text for more than 2,000 journals. Covers virtually every area of study.

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Link to OU-Tulsa's online catalog of locally-held books, journals, maps, and visual materials. Links to electronic materials available through the Health Sciences Center.

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Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature. Provides full text for  over 1,300 journals and indexes over 4,000 journals, health care books, and conference proceedings. Also provides evidence-based care sheets and quick lesson disease overviews.

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Dynamed Plus is an evidence-based clinical reference tool. Content is written by a world-class team of physicians and researchers who synthesize the evidence and provide objective analysis. DynaMed Plus topics are always based on clinical evidence and the content is updated multiple times each day to ensure physicians have the information they need to make decisions at the point of care. It includes robust features like overviews and recommendations, graphics and images, precise search results every time, expert reviewers, specialty content and mobile access.

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Citations and information about measurement tools (questionnaires, rating scales, checklists). No links to full text.

The Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database allows you to search a wide range of summarized and appraised evidence. Includes over 3,000 records across seven publication types: Evidence Based Recommended Practices, Evidence Summaries, Best Practice Information Sheets, Systematic Reviews, Consumer Information Sheets, Systematic Review Protocols, and Technical Reports. Also includes tools for personal use.

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Offers a systematic, objective means to critically evaluate the world’s leading journals. Journal performance metrics, including Impact Factors and rankings.

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Simple, easy-to-use, and built with the architecture of OvidSP, this resource provides for the information needs of todays nursing and allied health community.

Covers the literature of occupational therapy and related subject areas. Sponsored by the American Occupational Therapy Association. Citations only; no full-text. Click on 'Catalog Record' for abstract and issue information.

Contains abstracts of systematic reviews and randomised controlled trials relevant to occupational therapy. Ratings help define the quality and usefulness of trials.

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Need something special? This link takes you to a complete list of over 100 databases available through OU Schusterman Library and Bird Health Sciences Library. From 'Ageline' to 'Worldcat'--you should find a resource here. Select the 'Resources by All' button to see everything available.

Suite of primarily medical databases including Evidence-based Medicine resources, Ovid Medline, Embase, and alternative and complementary medicine. Links to full-text journals and e-books.

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 Previously called Anatomy TV. Offers a 3D model online of human anatomy. The image can be dissected layer by layer, rotated to show all sides, and offers descriptions about parts.There are also quizzes, MRIs and videos.

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About 20 million citations for biomedical literature in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, health care systems, and preclinical sciences.

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Rehabilitation Reference Center (RRC) is an evidence-based clinical reference tool for use by rehabilitation clinicians at the point-of-care. RRC provides physical therapists, occupational therapists and rehabilitation students with the best available evidence for their information needs.

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Scopus widely covers the fields of basic science, mathematics, engineering, technology, health and medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities. It includes global and interdisciplinary scientific information. Content on Scopus comes from over 5,000 publishers and must be reviewed and selected by an independent Content Selection and Advisory Board (CSAB) to be, and continue to be, indexed on Scopus.

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Full text of more than 490 journals in all areas of sports & sports medicine. Some coverage back to 1985.

Visible Body®'s 3D anatomical models of the human body make learning and teaching anatomy and physiology visual and engaging.  To access Visible Body in Ovid, click or hover over the 'External Links' tab near the top of the page.  Visible Body is the second link from the top.

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VisualDx provides access to over 16,000 images. These images are designed to help diagnose more than 900 visually identifiable diseases, drug reactions, or infections.

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Access the world’s leading scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities and examine proceedings of international conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions. No full text, but comprehensive coverage.

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Guidelines for sports medicine care and protection of student athletes’ health and safety. Topics relevant to intercollegiate athletics,applicable to a large population of student- athletes, and not accessible in another easily obtainable source

Complete list of e-books available through the Schusterman Library on the topic of Imaging.

List of e-books available through the Schusterman Library on the topic of Occupational Therapy.

List of e-books available throught the Schusterman Library on the topic of Physical Therapy.

Kuperman (2000) A self-contained introduction to magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), which has become a very valuable and even indispensable diagnostic tool in various areas of medicine.

Wassernabm, Hansen et al., 4th ed. (2005) Incorporates new conceptual advances in the physiology and pathophysiology of exercise, particularly as related to the practice of medicine.

Full-text medical and drug reference books for healthcare professionals.

Kisner & Colby, 6th ed. (2012) Emerging trends in physical therapy including clinical research, support for therapeutic exercise interventions, and providing services to individuals with movement disorders that impair function.

Peer–reviewed journal that focuses on research, practice, and health care issues in the field of occupational therapy. Publishes articles that are theoretical and conceptual and that represent theory–based research, research reviews, and applied research related to innovative program approaches, educational activities, and professional trends.

focuses on the practice, research and educational aspects of physical medicine and rehabilitation. Emphasizes optimal functional restoration of patients with disabilities, physical treatment of neuromuscular impairments, the development of new rehabilitative technologies, and the use of electrodiagnostic studies.

Full text electronic journals for occupational therapy students.

Full-text electronic journals and books for physical therapy students.

Full-text electronic journals and books for medical imaging students.

Imaging is an up-to-date guide to modern-day imaging and will appeal to a broad spectrum of radiologists and allied professionals by providing the latest information on the integrated role of imaging modalities in medical diagnosis.

Enhances the exchange of knowledge encompassed by research and practice in clinical, engineering, information technologies and techniques in all medical imaging environments.

The Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) is a PubMed-indexed video journal. Its mission is to increase the productivity of scientific research.

Publishes innovative and highly relevant content for both clinicians and scientists and uses a variety of interactive approaches to communicate that content, with the expressed purpose of improving patient care.

This tutorial will demonstrate how to search National Guideline Clearinghouse for clinical practice guidelines.

This tutorial will demonstrate how to search Ovid Medline for studies of prognosis, including cohort studies, case-control studies, and case reports. You may be asked to login using your OUHSC username and password.

This tutorial will demonstrate how to search Ovide Medline for qualitative studies. You may be asked to log in using your OUHSC username and password.

This tutorial will demonstrate how to search Ovid Medline for randomized controlled trials. You may be asked to log in using your OUHSC usernamd and password.

This tutorial will demonstrate how to search Ovid Medline for studies of diagnostic tests. You may be asked to login using your OUHSC username and password.

This tutorial will demonstrate how to search Ovid Medline for systematic reviews and meta analyses. You may be asked to log in with your OUHSC username and password.

In this tutorial, you will learn about Medical Subject Headings, or MeSH, which is a controlled vocabulary used to search databases in the health sciences. You will also learn why using MeSH can provide you with better search results.