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Search Strategies for Articles on Economic Analysis

Where to Look

Cochrane Library includes and Economic Evaluations database that can be searched by Critically Appraised Economic Evaluations

Ovid Medline/Pubmed

Basic Search Strategy

Add the following line to your subject search (using boolean operator "and") in Ovid Medline (Advanced Search) or Pubmed:

cost$ or economic$

*Note-- You can also limit your search in Medline by adding the subheading economics to your search terms in the Ovid Advanced Search function

Quick Filters


Ovid Medline:

Additional Limits Section --->Clinical Queries box-->limit to ecomomics


MeSH Database Section--> Search using the exact phrase "cost and cost analysis"