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Table 1 Search Results

From: Deflazacort for the treatment of Duchenne Dystrophy: A systematic review

Source Search Strategy Number of citations identified Number of Potentially Relevant Studies Study Label Total number of Different studies identified
Electronic Data Base Search
MEDLINE narrow 17 5 A, B, C, D, E N = 12
EMBASE narrow 55 5 A, B, C, H, O N = 12
MEDLINE broad 241 5 A, B, C, D, E N = 12
Current Contents broad 83 0   N = 12
HealthStar broad 60 4 A, B, C, D N = 12
Psychlit broad 2 0   N = 12
Dissertation Abstracts broad 1 0   N = 12
Cochrane broad 10 10 A, B, C, D, F, G, H, I, J, K N = 12
Reference List Search *
    3 L, M N = 2
Expert Correspondence and Pharmaceutical Company Contact *
    1 N N = 1
Total Number of Potentially Relevant Studies Identified N = 15
  1. * These totals are excluding those studies already identified via electronic searches