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PubMed What is PubMed? Why should I use PubMed? What is in PubMed? What is the best way to search PubMed for HIV/AIDS information?
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Use PubMed to find… Reviews on effective needle exchange programs Articles that discuss whether pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) can reduce one’s risk of becoming infected with HIV Articles that discuss the latest information on pain management in HIV patients with peripheral neuropathy
Additional Information in PubMed Delivery of health care Nutrition Pharmacology Evidence-based literature in clinical medicine and research studies addressing –Cancer –Cardiovascular diseases –HIV/AIDS
Search Scenario Locate articles that discuss the latest information on pain management in HIV patients with peripheral neuropathy.
pain management peripheral neuropathy
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Titles with Search Terms
Search Scenario Search PubMed for articles on attitudes and beliefs for HIV prevention.
attitudes beliefs prevention
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Practice Exercise Approximately how many articles are available as free full-text articles in PubMed Central?
PubMed Features Updated daily, PubMed features include: –Related citations –Links to full-text articles –Links to other NLM resources –FREE access –Spell checker