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MD 812 Searching for Evidence: Learn to Search

Step 4: Learn to Search

On this page you will find tutorials and tips to assist you in the searching process.

Tutorials for Searching

These core concepts & tutorials for searching databases will help you when searching for literature.

Searching Using Boolean Operators:

How to Use MeSH and Keywords:

PubMed Basics:

Advanced PubMed Searching:

Understand PubMed Search Results

Add Understanding a PubMed Search Result Page & Understanding an Article Citation in PubMed
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Tips for More Effective Searching

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