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Communicative Sciences and Disorders: Learning Guides
This guide presents a starting point for locating sources for students and faculty in the Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders.
Find Books/Background Info
Cited Reference Searching
Saving Search Histories
Evidence Based Resources
Search Strategies: Framing the question
Filtering the Evidence
Slides and Handouts
Video and Streaming Video
Sample database search slide shows
Using AND & OR: a basic keyword search
This powerpoint presentation demonstrates Boolean connectors AND & OR and their basic use in constructing a database search.
stuttering AND preschool
Sample PubMed search: Speech therapy AND telemedicine
A PubMed search for the clinical question:How do telemedicine technologies compare with conventional face-to-face consultations for speech therapy in children?
Burnout AND Nurses
Computerized patient record AND privacy
Slide show explains Boolean logic for a search on the topic of Computerized patient record AND privacy.
How Do I Find the Full Text from an Article Citation?
Locating Evidence: cpm AND knee replacement
SAMPLE SEARCH: abuse of adderall by young adults
PICO (T) Sample Searches
Falls AND Restraints
A sample database search for the clinical question:What is the effectiveness of restraints in reducing the occurrence of falls in patients 65 and over?
CPM therapy AND knee replacement
A sample database search for the clinical question: What is the effectiveness of CPM therapy following knee replacement in achieving optimal range of motion?
A PubMed Search:
Is the use of a checklist an effective intervention for reducing errors for patients in operating rooms?
A PubMed Search:
Do Exercise Programs Reduce the Incidence of Falls in the Aged Population?
A CINAHL Search:
"In Patients with Cancer, Does Yoga Improve Quality of LIfe? 5 Steps to Get You Started" (Duke Medical Library)
Ventilator Associated Pneumonia AND Nurse-Patient Ratios (PubMed)
Is the incidence of ventilator associated pneumonia decreased by a higher nurse patient ratio?
Handwashing AND hospital acquired infection
Speech Therapy AND Telemedicine (PubMed)
How do telemedicine technologies compare with conventional face-to-face consultations for speech therapy in children?
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