Searching using PICO searches in databases

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Some databases allow for a search that uses the PICO framework directly. Here are some examples to help you search for relevant secondary and primary sources for your clinical question:

Most advanced searches allow you to build up a search in a similar way to PICO using AND/OR/NOT building terms. Click here for more details.

Resource contributed by: Catherine Suttle
Affiliation: City University, London
Notes: Please contact me if you would like more information about this resource.
Date uploaded:  8/11/2013
Latest review:  8/11/2013
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Next review due:  December 2014


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