Databases \ MEDLINE (Ovid)


Journal articles in all fields of medicine, biomedicine, health sciences and allied health, from 1946 to current; now includes all records which were previously in the OldMedline database.

Includes references indexed with Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) and recent articles without MeSH.

Covers medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care systems and preclinical sciences.

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1946 to present, updated daily.


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