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NUR 459 - Introduction to Healthcare Policy and Advocacy

A research starter for health policy resources.

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Effective Searching

  1. Identify the key concepts related to your topic.
  2. Combine key concepts using  Boolean operators AND, OR, and NOT.
  3. Put quotes around short phrases that represent a single concept-- e.g."body image."
  4. Use truncation to search for words with the same root-- e.g.patholog*
  5. Evaluate search results to identify new search terms.
  6. Refine your search.
  7. Perform new searches.