To scope for Background information start with the Find Books/E Books tab above, then scroll to locate an aggregator like:
Try a search: lymphedema
Try a search: prostate cancer psychosocial; then limit on left menu to "evidence based care sheets."
Search an aggregator of encyclopedias like Credo Reference. Try a search on: "lung cancer and behavior"
Locate an e-book by subject, on the Ebook Central platform. Search: lymphedema
Locate Foreground Information to bring your search up to date using journal articles. Use the FIND ARTICLES/DATABASES tab above to search:
Use the "suggest subject terms" box, above the text entry field, to help locate the standard term for a topic. (Cancer maps to neoplasms. Marijuana maps to Cannabis OR Medical Marijuana ) Use a limit to a "Review" article to find a summary.
Search breast neoplasms, "explode" to include narrower terms. Limit to the "psychosocial" aspects.
Locate a recent summary of a topic by locating a "Review" article.
Example, in PubMed, search for marijuana AND cancer pain,
Or do a better search using MeSH terms: cannabis AND neoplasms AND pain
Search prostate cancer and (coping OR psychological OR depression)
Next, use the limits on left to restrict to a "Review Article."
Search for neoplasms AND depression
Limit results to methodology "Literature Review" OR "Systematic Review"
Use the Advanced Search feature to locate both newspapers and journals:
Try a Subject search: medical marijuana AND pain
Try a Subject search: medical marijuana AND cancer
Try a Subject search: cannabis AND pain
Try a keyword search: breast cancer AND mental health AND spouse
Search Mindfulness. What does it map to?
Search ginger AND chemotherapy
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Saving search histories https://guides.nyu.edu/saving