Search Strategy Used to Create the PubMed History of Medicine Filter
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This strategy was created by the NLM History of Medicine Division to facilitate searching for subjects in the history of medicine. This subset can also be used in a search as history [sb].
Example: anthrax AND history [sb]
Strategy last modified February 2012.
historical article [pt] OR biography [pt] OR jsubsetq OR jsubsetqis OR history [mh] OR history [sh] OR (jsubsetom AND history [all fields]) OR (history [ti] OR historical [ti] OR histories [ti] OR history's [ti] OR historian [ti] OR historians [ti] OR historian's [ti] OR historians' [ti] OR historic [ti] OR historical [ti] OR historically [ti]) NOT (case history [ti] OR case histories [ti] OR patient history [ti] OR patient histories [ti] OR family history [ti] OR family histories [ti] OR case reports [ti] OR case report [ti] OR case studies [ti] OR case study [ti])
Last Reviewed: February 20, 2019