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Evidence-based practice (EBP) is based on the integration of critically appraised research results with the clinical expertise, and the client’s preferences, beliefs and values. To promote EBP, AOTA has developed a number of resources to assist members find and utilize clinically-relevant literature to respond to both their clients’ needs and to external demands for information from the scientific literature.
Learn more about AOTA's EBP resources.
The generation of research is critically important to advancing occupational therapy and ensuring the viability of the profession. AOTA’s research resources focus on:
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Critically Appraised Papers and opportunities for member participation
An array of documents and resources for planning and implementing a journal club
Enter information about research to inform AOTA about the profession's research capacity
Learn about areas for future research and collaborate with other researchers
Database of EBP resources