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In EPAdb.com you can search save and share Physical Agents bibliographic references to support building your Evidence-base practice in physiotherapy and rehabilitation.

Its purpose is to help professionals answering questions of everyday life such as “to treat pain with TENS in patients with osteoarthritis, what is it published, and what quality do these articles have?”.

EPAdb is a free project, however if you like the service we provide, help us keep it alive with your contribution. We will be grateful.


In order to achieve reliable results, EPAdb uses  Entrez Programming Utilities (E-utilities) to search for and retrieve the requested data in National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI – PubMed) database system.

By default, EPAdb searches are made in [All Fields] and [MeSH Terms] using [AND] as Boolean operator, but you can refine your search like limiting it to [Title/Abstract] or using the right sidebar options.

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