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Instructions for using this tutorial:

The best way to use this tutorial is to follow the logical steps in the development and execution of a MEDLINE search. It has been designed to simulate a MEDLINE search in Ovid. You will be asked to type in terms and click on the same buttons that you would use in a real search.
  • Use to return to the previous page.

  • Use to go to the next page, or

  • Use to perform the exercises and to see what the actual screens in Ovid will look like.

    • The yellow boxes on these pages will provide additional explanations.

    • The green boxes on these will provide instructions to click on specific buttons to proceed through the tutorial.
      If there is no green box use the navigational buttons at the bottom of the page to proceed.

  • Use to return to the Contents.

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