Resources for Healthcare Professionals
Anyone is welcome to use these resources, however they make no special provisions for the general public.
This free iPhone or iPad app is a teaching tool for the vestibular ocular reflex (VOR) system and its disorders. It shows how BPPV is caused and treated. Developed by the University of Sydney. (Australian)
Canadian Fall Prevention Education Collaborative
The Canadian Falls Prevention Curriculum© (CFPC) builds on existing knowledge and skills of health professionals and community leaders working in the area of falls prevention among older adults. (Canadian)
A Comprehensive Review of Health Benefits of Qigong and Tai Chi by Roger Jahnke, Linda Larkey, Carol Rogers, Jennifer Etnier and Fang Lin.
Concludes that, “research has demonstrated consistent, significant results for a number of benefits in randomized controlled trials (RCTs), evidencing progress toward recognizing the similarity and equivalence of Qigong and Tai Chi.” Published by the National Institutes of Health. (American)
The Diseases Database
Index/search portal designed for physicians, other clinical healthcare workers and students of these professions. (Canada)
PubMed Central Canada
Provides access to a digital archive of full-text, peer-reviewed health and life sciences research publications. (Canadian)