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ODT 712: Occupational Therapy Theory: Auto Term Searching PubMed

ODT 712 Occupational Therapy Theory

What is PubMed?

What is PubMed?

  • PubMed is one of the largest biomedical databases in the world.

  • PubMed is a free website that you will have access to after graduation.

  • Even if you cannot access the full text of an article, you may be able to read the abstract.

  • You can create a FREE NCBI account to manage your results.

Accessing PubMed

To Access PubMed, Go to:

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  • You can search PubMed much like searching in Google
    • What are occupational therapy treatments after hip replacement
  • You can search PubMed by typing in just the key words for your search
    • occupational therapy hip replacement

PubMed Homepage

PubMed Homepage

PubMed uses automatic term mapping to make more complicated, complex, and thorough searches from my simple searches (find this by selecting "Advanced" below the search bar).