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HEVIA M., Joaquín; HUETE G., Álvaro; ALFARO F., Sandra  and  PALOMINOS V., Verónica. Useful tools and methods for literature retrieval in pubmed: step-by-step guide for physicians. Rev. méd. Chile [online]. 2017, vol.145, n.12, pp.1610-1618. ISSN 0034-9887.

Developing skills to search the medical literature has potential benefits on patient care and allow physicians to better orient their efforts when answering daily clinical questions. The objective of this paper is to share useful tools for optimizing medical literature retrieval in MEDLINE using PubMed including MeSH terms, filters and connectors.

Keywords : Information Storage and Retrieval; Internet; Medical Subject Headings; PubMed; Radiology.

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