Searching PubMed: Working with MeSH terms

PubMed is a beautifully complex resource, and often I’m asked to give pointers on searching it more efficiently. Below, I’ve created an intro to MeSH terms, the indexing system that makes PubMed tick. I hope to turn this into a series, explaining more facets of PubMed and other common medical databases, so stay turned for more installments!

search pubmed mesh terms


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