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Searching with me sh terms

  1. 1. Using PubMed<br />Searching with MeSH Terms<br />UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT EL PASO, University Library<br />
  2. 2. How to get there<br />1.<br />There are two ways to connect to the MeSH terms from the PubMed homepage.<br />2.<br />
  3. 3. Find the proper MeSH term<br />MeSH is an acronym for Medical Subject Headings. It is the National Library of Medicine's (NLM) controlled vocabulary for indexing the articles found in PubMed.<br />MeSH terms are very helpful when searching for articles in PubMed.<br />Use the MeSH database to find the MeSH term for double vision.<br />Enter double vision in the search box and click Search.<br />
  4. 4. Perform the Search<br />Links allows you to use the term:<br /><ul><li>in a PubMed search
  5. 5. as a major topic
  6. 6. in the MeSH browser
  7. 7. or in Clinical Queries.</li></ul>Here’s your MeSH term. Check the box.<br />

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