PubMed/Filters (Limits) and Advanced Search (module 4.2) MODULE 4.2 PubMed/Filters & Advanced Search Instructions - This part of the: course is a PowerPoint demonstration intended to introduce you to FILTERS module is off-line and is intended as an information resource for reference use. Table of Contents Filters by publication date Filters by language Filters by age Filters by type of article Filters by text options Search field tags Filters by affiliation Filters by author Filters by journal Advanced Searching Before logging into the Partner Publisher services websites, we will Login to the HINARI site using the URL http://www.who.int/hinari/ Logging into HINARI 2 We will need to enter our HINARI User Name and Password in the appropriate boxes, then click on the Login button. Note: If you do not properly sign on, you will not have access to full text articles. Remember - If you fail to use the Login page, you will have a second option on the Contents sub-page. Once you are logged in to the HINARI Content page, access PubMed by clicking on Search inside HINARI full-text using PubMed. PubMed Filters From the initial (HINARI) PubMed page, we will run the HIV and pregnancy search and then apply various Filters. Note the to Advanced search and Help options. After completion of a search, the default Filters are displayed in a left-column frame. We will apply different Limits to the results of the HIV and pregnancy search - a total of 12986 citations. We will discuss the Advanced Search tool at the end of the module. Initially we will apply the Publication dates filter. We have clicked on the 5 years option. This limits the search results to 3285. Note the check mark next to Publication Dates section. Also note clear icon. There is a Clear all option at the bottom of the page. If you do not clear your options, they will be applied to future searches. In the Specify Custom Date Range filter, we have entered the first date of 2012 range to date (2012/01/01 to blank) and clicked on the Apply icon. By using a 2012 01 01 Specify Custom Date Range filter, we have 497 citations for HIV AND pregnancy search. Below the results, there is the Filters activated line that includes the Clear all option. The specific Filters Activated is noted with a check mark. We will click on the Clear option to remove this . You also can click on the specific filter. We have cleared all the Filters and the results of the HIV and pregnancy search are the initial number of 12986 citations. Displayed is the drop down menu for Languages filters. Note that English is the default language and more than one can be checked. We now will investigate the Article types filters. The default types are displayed. By clicking on more…, you can display other options. We have clicked on the more… option for Article types and opened the drop down menu. We can add other Article types to use. In the Article types, we have clicked on the Practice Guidelines and Review options. The results of the HIV and pregnancy search are 2124 citations. We have clicked on Choose additional filters and the drop down menu has been displayed. We will add the Ages option by checking the box and clicking on Apply. By clicking on more… in the Ages filters, all the options are displayed. For the HIV and pregnancy search, we will check the Adolescent: 13-18 years and Young Adult:19-24 years boxes and click on Apply Once displayed, we will click on the new Ages filters. Note how the two Ages filters have the check mark and HIV and pregnancy search is reduced to 3095 citations. Below the results, there is the Filters activated line that includes the Clear all option.