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Searching the Healthcare Databases


Newcomb Library Library and Information Service

IT Training Room, Education Centre, Homerton Hospital

11:00am - 12:00pm

Using the NICE Healthcare Databases Advanced Search (HDAS) learn how to search Medline, CINAHL, Embase and other databases.  Find out how to refine your searches, save your results and set up search alerts.

After attending this course, you will be able:
* execute a search strategy using both subject headings and keyword searches.
* broaden/refine searches by combining or limiting results.
* display, select and save your results.
* save your search and set up alerts.

A general introduction to using healthcare databases.
This skills session is restricted to the following Organisations : Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
This skills session is restricted to the following jobs:
The following job roles in the group Student:
Student (General)
Student, AHP
Student, Medical
Student, Midwifery
Student, Military
Student, Nursing
Student, Physician Associate
Student, Radiography
Student, Scientific & Technical