Review Searching by Field
Use the Search Field Descriptions and Tags from PubMed's Help to find the search tags to do these exercises. To conduct these exercises within PubMed, please open a second browser window by clicking here.
When you have finished these exercises, switch back to this window and compare your results with the suggested answers. Your approach, as well as the number of results retrieved, may vary.
1. Find citations where the author, JA Singh, was affiliated with the Mayo Clinic at the time of publication.
(Note that there WILL be false hits where Mayo Clinic is associated with a different author. Note also that the results will be incomplete, as affiliation information is only available for the first author for citations added before 2014.)
2. Find references to articles about Winston Churchill.
The video demonstrates the suggested answers for the exercises. Suggested answer 1 - singh [1au] AND mayo clinic [ad]. Suggested answer 2 - churchill w[ps].
This video can be seen directly at http://www.nlm.nih.gov/bsd/disted/pubmedtutorial/videos/pm_tutorial_020_850.mp4