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Guide to using PubMed.

PubMed Clinical Queries

PubMed’s Clinical Queries feature allows you to restrict your search using a range of sophisticated search filters. It is designed for use by clinicians looking for high-quality evidence for the practice of evidence-based healthcare. You can restrict to research papers in specific clinical research areas such as diagnostics and therapies. Clinical Queries can be accessed from the PubMed Find list on the PubMed homepage.

The Clinical Study Categories can search Therapy, Clinical Prediction Guides, Diagnosis, Etiology and Prognosis:

Search box for Clinical Queries

You can also search for articles specifically about Covid-19 using the Filter Category radio button. When you select COVID-19 you can search categories such as Treatment, Prevention, Diagnosis and Transmission:

Search box for Clinical Queries COVID 19