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--general knowledge (What is MRSA?)
--basic information (What are the 8 blood types?)
--not needed to make a clinical decision
textbooks, handbooks, encyclopedias, etc.
--requires PICO elements;
--use advanced search skills
--necessary for decision making
--will fall into one of 4 categories:
therapy, diagnosis, prognosis, etiology
databases with specialized search options
A Search Hedge is a readymade search strategy created by expert researchers.
These special search strategies return higher quality results.
Hedges are created uniquely for individual databases and are tested.
Below are some sources of readymade Search Hedges.
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