Tag Archives: Medical Subject Headings

Tips for Better PubMed Searches

PubMed is one of those tools that everyone uses but not everyone uses it well.  Usually your enthusiasm for investigating the search results will wane after the third or fourth page of results. Here are a few tips for making … Continue reading

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Getting the Most From PubMed

PubMed is an indispensible resource for scientists engaged in drug discovery and medical research.  However, getting useful results from it can be a hit-or-miss proposition some times when your query returns thousands of results. For the work that I do … Continue reading

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Downloading PubMed Articles

The PubMed Central Open Access archive, contains the full text of a subset of the articles available through PubMed.  It’s very useful for text mining.  In this blog entry, I’ll show you how to search for and download the XML-encoded … Continue reading

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