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Module 3—Selecting the Main Concept

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Pre-coordinated Terms vs. Multiple Main Headings

  • You have an item that is about the “glycogen content of the liver”
  • You might expect to have to use more than one descriptor to convey this concept, however a search of the phrase “glycogen liver” in the MeSH browser retrieves the proper single heading: Liver Glycogen
    (be sure to click the “Find terms with ALL fragments” button)

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Screen capture of main MeSH Browser search screen with glycogen liver as the search term and a red arrow pointing to Find Terms with ALL Fragments.



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