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PEDro (Physiotherapy Evidence Database)

Free, web-based database of evidence relevant to physiotherapy. PEDro contains citations of over 18,000 randomized controlled trials, systematic reviews and evidence-based clinical practice guidelines relevant to physiotherapy. Where possible, abstracts and links to full-text versions of the documents are also provided.

The randomized controlled trials on PEDro are rated for quality to help you quickly discriminate between trials which are likely to be valid and interpretable and those which are not. These ratings help you to judge the quality and usefulness of trials to inform clinical decision making.

Resource Type(s): All Relevant Database(s),  Selected Academic Website 
Access information: Free resource - available to everyone on the Internet
Fulltext: Fulltext is available.
Vendor Name:Centre for Evidence-Based Physiotherapy (CEBP)
Research Guides: Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM)
Coverage:1929 - present
Update Frequency:Monthly