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Physical Therapy Resources : Guide Home

Health Sciences Librarian

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Lia Vellardita
Ebling Library

PT-Specific Databases

In addition to databases such as PubMed and Web of Science, Orthopedics & Rehabiltation/Physical Therapy literature can be found in the following databases:

Physical Therapy Apps


An orthopedic app for clinicians, rehabilitation specialists and educators providing reference, including over 325 special tests and 88 joint mobilization techniques as well as images and descriptions for use with patients or as a study guide.

Skeleton System Pro III

Award-winning app with over 600 bone landmarks, animations and audio pronunciations, and quizzes, created in conjunction with Stanford University Medical School.


Designed for physical and massage therapists, chiropractors and fitness profesionals to evaluate and analyze patients' postures. App also allows practitioners to email patients the results.

 CORE - Clinical ORthopedic Exam

This app boasts over 400 clinical tests with video demos, instructions, diagnostic properties and other links.