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Free CE Opportunity: Advanced PubMed Tips, Tricks, and Tools

Posted on August 28, 2015 by Kelli Hines | No Comments

The National Library of Medicine Training Center will be offering a free, online class called Advanced PubMed(r) Tips, Tricks, and Tools: MeSH.
The class is scheduled for Wednesday, September 30, 2015.

Follow this URL to register: http://nnlm.gov/ntcc/classes/class_details.html?class_id=917

Class Description
This class covers several advanced concepts in the use of Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) for searching via PubMed. Topics include annual updates to MeSH, the effective use of subheadings, free floating subheadings, and examples of commonly confused terms. This course is intended for those with at least beginning knowledge of PubMed and MeSH.

The class is worth 1.5 hours of MLA CE credit.

Agenda
What happens when MeSH terms are updated?
Commonly Confused Concepts
Which Filters restrict to MEDLINE citations?
Use subheadings to build a search strategy Free Float a Subheading Commonly Confused Subheadings

Questions? Email the NTC: ntc@utah.edu

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