Completeness of the Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) thesaurus for pharmacy practice and research
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: FERNANDEZ-LLIMOS, Fernando (Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Lisbon, Department of Social Pharmacy, Lisbon, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Minguet, Fernando (Valencian Research Group on Pharmacy Practice, Valencia, Spain)
Van den Boogerd, Lucienne (Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands)
: Evidence-based practice (EBP) is an important paradigm in health care and requires reliable systems for information retrieval. The Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) are the keywords used in Pubmed/Medline, a database mainly focused in medical fields.
. The aim of this study is to compare the availability of MeSH terms for.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.