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Searching Tips

Boolean Operators ( AND, OR, NOT )

Join concepts: dietetics AND nutrition

Synonyms: nutrition OR food

Excluding words from your search: obesity NOT fast-foods

Phrase searching: "..." ( inverted commas )

" diary free diet "

Truncations: * at the end of a word or within a word

manage* search for manager, management

p*adiatric search for peadiatric, pediatric 

Parentheses () 

to enclose search strategies will customize your results to more accurately reflect your topic

( smoking OR tobacco ) AND food

not return smoking or tobacco when food is not mentioned

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About this guide

The content of this guide was developed by Veliswa Tshetsha and reused with permission.