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Advanced Literature Searching with HDAS

21/05/19

Bedfordshire Health Libraries

COMET Room 4

10:30am - 12:30pm

An introduction to using the Healthcare Databases Advanced Search.  A literature searching tool from NICE. Learn how to build your own search strategies with a member of the library team.

Learn:
-How to access HDAS
-How to formulate a research question
-Which medical database to use
-How to input your search
-Use of combine (ie. AND, OR, NOT)
-How to apply limits (such as date or language)
-How to export your search, to share or to manage in a reference management tool.

An introduction to using the 
Healthcare Databases Advanced Search, a literature searching tool from NICE. 
Learn how to build your own search strategies with a member of the library team.

Learning Outcomes:
Learn how to:
How to Access HDAS using OpenAthens
Formulate a research question
Choose which medical database to use
Input your search to the HDAS platform
Appropriately use the combine operators (ie. AND, OR, NOT)
Apply limits (such as date or language)
Export your search, to share or to manage in a reference management tool.

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This skills session is restricted to the following departments at Bedford Hospital NHS Trust: Accident & Emergency, Anaesthetics, Audiology, Bedfordshire Integrated Community Diabetes Service, Bedfordshire Integrated COPD Service, Bereavement Service, Cardiology, Chaplaincy Services, Colorectal and Gastrointestinal Surgery, Colorectal Nursing Service, Dermatology, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT), Elderly Care and Dementia, Endoscopy, Finance, Gastroenterology, Gynaecology, Hepatology, Human Resources, Maternity, Neurology, Nutrition and Dietetics, Occupational Health, Operating Theatres, Ophthalmology, Oral and Maxillofacial, Orthotics, Paediatrics, Pathology, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Plastic Surgery, Research and Development, Speech and Language Therapy, Three counties laser and skin clinic, Trauma and Orthopaedics, Urology, X-Ray and Medical Imaging.
This skills session is restricted to the following departments at Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust: Anaesthetics and Critical Care, Audiology, Bariatrics, Breast Screening, Breast Unit, Cardiology, Care of the Elderly, Chaplaincy, Clinical Audit, Clinical Biochemistry, Cobham Clinic, Dementia Care, Dermatology, Diabetes and Endocrinology, DME, Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT), Emergency Department, Endoscopy, Fertility Services, Fetal Medicine, Gastroenterology, General Medicine, General Surgery, Geriatrics, Gynaecology, High Dependency Unit, Histopathology, Imaging, Information, Integrated Community Diabetes Service (ICDS), Integrated COPD Service (ICOPD), Macmillan Cancer Unit, Maternity, Medical Education, Medical Education, Midwifery, Neonatology, Neurology, Neurophysiology, Nutrition and Dietetics, Obstetrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Occupational Therapy, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Oral and Maxillofacial, Orthodontics, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Pain Services, Palliative Care, Pathology, Pharmacy, Phlebotomy, Physiotherapy, Radiology , Research and Development, Respiratory, Rheumatology, Sexual Health, Stoma Care, Stroke, Students, Switchboard, Theatres, Training and Development, Trauma & Orthopaedics , Urology.
This skills session is restricted to the following departments at Bedfordshire Clinical Commissioning Group: Commissioning, GP.
This skills session is restricted to the following departments at Keech Hospice Care: Palliative Care.
This skills session is restricted to the following departments at Bedford Borough Council Public Health: Public Health.
This skills session is restricted to the following departments at Luton Borough Council Public Health: Public Health.This skills session has no job role restrictions