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Occupational Therapy: Home

This guide provides information for finding useful Occupational Therapy (OT) related resources.

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In its simplest terms, occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants help people across the lifespan participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities.

The purpose of this guide is to organize the most relevant online resources for students and faculty within the discipline of Occupational Therapy.

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Understanding Levels of Evidence: How to Limit Your Medline & CINAHL Search

This tutorial is posted with the courtesy to the Physiotherapy Association of British Columbia.


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Mahnaz Tehrani
New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, Medical Library

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