Clinical Links

These websites are suggested for hand therapists seeking information and resources.

GLOBAL SPECIAL INTEREST GROUPS

  • www.handsmartgroup.org - Sharing resources of upper limb absence worldwide. There is an interesting survey to take on this website too. Please participate

SPECIFIC THERAPY TECHNIQUES AND METHODS

  • www.electrotherapy.org - detailed and updated information on research papers and clinical information regarding all electrotherapy written by Professor Tim Watson
  • www.physiotherapyexercises.com - free pictures of a wide variety of exercise organised by body part, exercise type, condition and difficulty
  • www.hep2go.com - free pictures and photographs of exercises organised by body part
  • www.physiotherapyexercises.com/. This is a free tool to create exercise booklets for people with injuries and disabilities aiming to enhance rehabilitation outcomes of people with neurological conditions

CLINICAL OR DIAGNOSIS RELATED INFORMATION

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

  • www.rch.org.au/ot/hand-therapy/. Occupational Therapy Free Hand E-learning modules (OTHELP) for therapists interested in, or treating paediatric patients with hand and upper limb conditions. Educational power point presentations and videos aim to capture key aspects of occupational therapy intervention
  • www.eorthopod.com/hand-anatomy/topic/157 Introduction to anatomy of the upper limb
  • www.orthobullets.com Anatomy, physical examination and a great variety of pathology

PATIENT EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION