Physical Therapy Resources

The University of Mount Union Library provides access to these resources for use by Mount Union students, faculty and staff. Indexes for general research are listed at the top of the page with subject specific resources below. Off-campus access is possible using your name and barcode as found on your Purple Plus Card (barcode number begins 27048, please use the entire number). Please direct questions you may have about these resources to a University Librarian at 330-823-3795 or 330-257-5742 (texting).

General Research     Periodicals    Health Information Sources

Medical Practice Tools    Drug Guides

General Research Databases:

  • Academic Search Complete
    Index, abstracts, and full text for many scholarly publications covering all academic areas of study
  • Academic Video Online: Premium
    A multidisciplinary collection of streaming video featuring over 50,000 videos and growing
  • EJC - Electronic Journal Center
    Full text of 6000+ research journals
  • Films on Demand
    Over 8200 full-length streaming video programs from academic and commercial publishers including PBS, BBC, CNBC, Films for the Humanities and Sciences, Bill Moyers Journal, the News Hour with Jim Lehrer
  • Image Quick View (searches Academic Search Complete) 
  • ISI Web of Knowledge
    Portal to Web of Science, providing high quality, diversified scholarly information in the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities
  • JSTOR
    Full text scholarly journals in the Arts & Sciences, Business, Language and Literature
  • Lexis Nexis Academic
    Full text news, business, legal, medical, and reference information
  • Media Education Foundation
    Streaming videos for the arts and sciences
  • NYTimes.com - online version of The New York Times
    • Digital access requires an account which user MUST set up at www.NYTIMES.com/Pass using their Mount Union email address
    • Once account is created and verified user will have access for 364 days using that account information – please renew password from the UMU Library website when account expires using links on Library webpages for Subject Research or Newspapers
    • Users will have unlimited access to The New York Times archived articles before 1923 and after 1980. Access during those years is limited to 5 free articles per day.
    • FAQs
  • NYTimesinEducation.com - user must create their own login account to use this resource.
  • Sage Stats
    A download and visualization tool for data about U.S. states, counties, cities, metropolitan areas, and governments covering topics such as employment, crime, religion, education, politics, business and industry.

 

Physical Therapy Periodicals 

 

Health Information Sources

  • Alt HealthWatch
    Index, abstracts, and full text covering complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness
  • MEDLINEplus
    From National LIbrary of Medicine and NIH - Health Topics, Drugs & Supplements, Medical Encyclopedia, News and Directories
  • Natural & Alternative Treatments
    Natural & Alternative Treatments contains detailed information on more than 180 different conditions and the conventional and natural treatments used to treat them, over 200 herbs and supplements, plus drug-herb and drug-supplement interactions for more than 75 drug categories

 

Medical Practice Tools

  • AccessMedicine
    Online resource that provides students, residents, clinicians, and researchers with instant answers to clinical questions; AccessMedicine delivers the latest medical advances and knowledge from recognized physicians delivered in a digital aggregation with online desktop, PDA, iPod, and MP3 compatible device solutions
  • AccessPhysiotherapy
    AccessPhysiotherapy from McGraw-Hill Medical is devoted exclusively to the study, instruction, and practice of physical therapy. Updated regularly, this comprehensive online physiotherapy resource integrates leading physical therapy textbooks, procedure and exercise videos, image galleries, self-assessment tools, and a unique cadaver dissection tool –optimized for viewing on any device.
  • The Cochrane Library
  • F.A. Davis PT Collection
    Access to this collection is also available from the landing pace for AccessPhysiotherapy 
  • Gross Anatomy Dissector
    Online Guided Gross Anatomy Dissector provides the anatomy as a first-year medical student would encounter and use it in an online teaching and learning environment. PLEASE GO TO THE SECTION “SITE LICENSE ACCESS FOR UNIVERSITY OF MOUNT UNION” TO FIND THE LINK FOR ACCESS TO THE DATABASE
  • International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems 10th Revision 
  • PEDro
    Physiotheraphy Evidence Database, free database of over 15,500 randomised trials, systematic reviews and clinical practice guidelines in physiotherapy
  • Physical Therapy Video Collection by Films on Demand
  • Physiotherapy Choices
    an initiative of the Centre for Evidence-Based Physiotherapy (CEBP), Physiotherapy Choices is a database designed for use by consumers of physiotherapy services. The database provides a catalog of research evidence of the effectiveness of physiotherapy interventions
  • Primal 3D Anatomy - Anatomy.tv
  • SLACKInteractive
    Manual Muscle Testing, Goniometry and GAIT online tutorials
  • Sports Medicine and Exercise Science in Video

 

Drug Guides

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