What is evidence-based practice Aota?

What is evidence-based practice Aota?

The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) has applied this definition to our own practice by explaining evidence-based practice as “the integration of critically appraised research results with the clinical expertise, and the client’s preferences, beliefs and values.”

What are the levels of evidence used in Aota?

The article is Level I (limited to randomized controlled trials), II, or III evidence. Only intervention studies will be considered.

What is a critically appraised topic Aota?

Critically Appraised Topics (CATs) CATs include a summary of key findings and the bottom line for occupational therapy practice. These resources provide students with a brief, easily digestible, and comprehensive review of the evidence for a specific condition or practice area.

Is OT evidence-based?

Occupational therapy is a science-driven profession that applies the most up-to-date research to service delivery. According to systematic reviews from AOTA’s Evidence-Based Practice Occupational Therapy Practice Guidelines, evidence shows that the following occupational therapy interventions improve client outcomes.

What are the 5 Aota practice areas?

Here are our top 5 steps to incorporating AOTA’s EBP resources into your daily practice:

  • Children & Youth.
  • Health & Wellness.
  • Mental Health.
  • Productive Aging.
  • Rehabilitation & Disability.
  • Work & Industry.

What are the five Aota practice?

goals and priorities span five categories: Assessment/Measurement, Intervention Research, Basic Research, Translational Research, and Health Services Research.

What is OT practice and AJOT?

The American Journal of Occupational Therapy (AJOT), an official publication of the American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc., is a peer-reviewed journal focusing on research, practice, and health care issues in the field of occupational therapy and is the premiere journal for occupational therapy research.

What is OT Practice Magazine?

OT Practice® is the clinical and professional magazine of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA). OT Practice® provides professional news and information on all aspects of practice and encourages a dialogue among AOTA members on professional concerns and views.