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Pub Med’s Advanced Search Builder

Below the simple search box on PubMed’s main search page, there’s a link to its Advanced Search. Following this link leads you to a page where you can:

Use multiple search boxes (there are two, and you can click a plus button to add more, as many as you want). This gives you to opportunity to:Do boolean searching (Use AND, OR, NOT between your search words to get a more precise search)Do field searching (Decide what part of a document, like title or abstract, that you want a specific search word to be found in)Run several simple, broad searches, then combine them (by clicking ‘Add’ in the ‘Add to builder’ column) to create and run a much more precise search (especially helpful when doing evidence-based research or literature reviews).See and download (as an excel file) your search history.