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RSS (Really Simple Syndication) is an XML-based format used to send new items or information to recipients who use RSS feed readers. The RSS function in PubMed allows you to generate an RSS feed of a PubMed search to display new results, with links back to the citations in PubMed.

Click the Steps to run the demonstration.

To create an RSS feed and enter it into a feed reader:

After you have run the search you want to use:

  • Step 1 : Click on RSS, below the search box.

  • Step 2 : Choose the number of items to be sent daily to the feed reader, and rename the feed, if desired. Click Create RSS.

  • Step 3a : Drag and drop the XML icon onto the feed reader interface
    Step 3b : Click on the orange XML icon, and copy the URL in the address box of the resulting browser window. Follow the instructions of your feed reader software .

Note that if you prefer to receive new results from your PubMed search in your e-mail, use the Save Search feature of My NCBI.


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