AOTA Evidence-Based Practice and Research (AOTA membership required for access)
Arranged by areas of practice, this site offers a wide variety of material including articles from journals and newsletters, CATs, CAPs, briefs, and much more.
"Created by physicians for physicians and other health care professionals for use primarily at the 'point-of-care'." Updated daily. Monitors the content of over 500 medical journals and systematic evidence review databases. Each entry contains causes, risk factors, complications, history, treatment, prognosis, prevention and much more. Note that A-Z browsing can be an incomplete method of entering the database and that searching is recommended.
Huge resource for educators, covering preschool through lifelong learning.
National Guideline Clearinghouse
A public resource for evidence-based clinical practice guidelines.
SAMHSA Evidence-Based Practices Resource Center
The National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices, a service of SAMHSA, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, was suspended in 2018. While not a replacement, the Evidence-Based Practices Resource Center provides communities, clinicians, policy-makers and others with the information and tools to incorporate evidence-based practices into their communities or clinical settings.
Produced in Australia, the emphasis is on “physiotherapy.”
Publicly available version of MEDLINE.
TRIP (Turning Research into Practice)
Useful to answer real clinical questions with evidence-based principles. Searches systematic reviews, EBP synopses, medical journals, and more.
---definitions from OT Seeker (http://www.otseeker.com/tutorial.htm#systematic) and Penn State (http://www.libraries.psu.edu/instruction/ebpt-07/learnmore/levels.htm#levels)