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Nursing: Cochrane Search Tips

A guide to finding and managing nursing information for teaching, research and evidence-based nursing practice.

Cochrane Search Tips

Cochrane Systematic Reviews are highly trustworthy evidence-based reviews. They are included in PubMed.

Cochrane Search TIPS:

Search topic: coping strategies among parents of children with chronic illness

parents AND children AND ("chronic diseases" OR "chronic illness") AND ("coping strategies" OR "coping behavior")

  1. Star with TITLE, ABSTRACT, KEYWORD search.
  2. If you retrieve too many studies, try to use the "RECORD TITLE" search.
  3. If you need more studies, try to use "ALL TEXT" search to broaden your search results. 
  4. Click "Advanced Search."