Core Databases

Search Examples with Links to Article Lists

Listed below are examples of search expressions to show a variety of ways to search. Click a link below to go to the search results. Remember to set limits (date, peer-reviewed, etc.), as needed or required for your assignment.

Sample Searches:

If a search using the default field does not provide enough results, try searching some of the words in the text field. Also, consider searching multiple databases.

Using CINAHL and MeSH Subject Headings - Video

MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) and CINAHL Headings offer a unique platform to narrow down and get subsets for selected nursing and medical topics.

[YouTube, 3:32 mins.]


Using CINAHL/MeSH Headings

How Do I search MeSH in MEDLINE?

Advanced Medical Searching on MEDLINE