Expert searches

Listed below are some links to sites hosting expert search strategies.

ERIC Expert Searches

Health Information Research Unit ‘Hedges Project’ (OVID Medline, Embase, CINAHL (in development))

Campbell Collaboration
Information Retrieval Appendix C: Methodological Search Filters to identify reports of controlled trials, with OVID search-engine syntax (ERIC, Sociological Abstracts, Criminal Justice Abstracts)

APA Expert Searches PsycInfo

HSTAT’s AHRQ Evidence Reports (inc expert search strategies)

Search for HTA documents – expert searches should be included in them.

An example of an AHRQ expert search:
Appendix B: Search Strategies by Working Condition and for the Campbell Collaboration Database

PubMed subset strategies


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