Tutorials

Is the trial valid?

This short tutorial is designed to help readers of clinical trials differentiate those trials which are likely to be valid from those that might not be. The approach used here borrows heavily from the “Users’ Guides” published in the Journal of the American Medical Association. The Users’ Guides are highly recommended as a more detailed source of information on clinical trials and evidence-based practice in general.

Is the therapy clinically useful?

This tutorial looks briefly at how therapists might use the findings of properly performed studies to make clinical decisions. The approach used here borrows heavily from the “Users’ Guides” published in the Journal of the American Medical Association. The Users’ Guides are highly recommended as a more detailed source of information on clinical trials and evidence-based practice in general.

PEDro scale training program

This program is used to train PEDro raters. It provides a definition and detailed description, relevant references, frequently asked questions, examples and practice papers for each item of the PEDro scale. The program is password protected. If you are interested in becoming a PEDro rater please contact us.