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Evidence Based Practice: Introduction to Systematic and Scoping Reviews: Searching Evidence Based Databases

Searching Evidence Based Databases

The following databases are recommended when conducting a systematic review

BioMed Central


CINAHL MeSH Subject Headings

Cochrane Library

MedLine (Ebsco)



Racial Clinical Exam Series (Series from JAMA)

Searching Grey Literature

Still to come.

Registers of Systematic Reviews

Registers of prospective reviews enable you to find reviews which currently in progress and ensure that if undertaking a review you are not duplicating work that is already being done.