Literature Searching: Nursing Administration. Min-Lin Fang, MLIS Education and Information Consultant for Nursing and Social and Behavioral Sciences. Objectives. At the end of lecture, you will be able to Find an article quickly Develop search strategies and conduct efficient PubMed searches
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Min-Lin Fang, MLIS
Education and Information Consultant for Nursing and Social and Behavioral Sciences
At the end of lecture, you will be able to
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Reed PG.The dialogue within nursing theory-guided practice: a frontier of knowledge and development.
Nurs Sci Q. 2006 Oct;19(4):328-9.
PMID: 17034071 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Combine different concepts to narrow your search.
aged AND women aged women
Broaden your search to include similar concepts.
HIV OR AIDS AIDS patients
Exclude a concept
AIDS NOT hearing aids AIDS patients
Example: physical therapy
“Storytelling as therapy: implications for medicine.”
Abstract: Storytelling is an art developed during the beginning of human history, probably to teach the wisdom of generations past, including basic mental and physical health principles…
e.g. PubMed – in process
PubMed – as supplied by publisher
Do a keyword search and limit search results for the past one year.
search sample: Obesity policy
Display citations in Citation format to locate MeSH