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Searching Ovid: Medline

Searching Ovid: Medline

  • Medline is a large, multidisciplinary database that includes references from the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, allied health and pre-clinical sciences. Medline is a good source of information for most medical research.
  • This guide will help you to construct an advanced search strategy in Medline using keywords and subject headings. It will also advise on effective use of limits, and show you how to save and manage your results.
  • If you have any questions, feel free to contact your friendly Reference Team.

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