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Dentistry: DENT 210

Winter 2020


  • Evidence Based Dentistry
  • Background and Foreground Questions
  • Defining your Research Question
  • Keyword Databases and how to search them effectively



  • Questions from previous class
  • Keyword Databases continued
    • Adjacency and Proximity
    • Google and Google Scholar
  • Controlled Vocabulary Databases
    • Medline and Embase


       Medline and Embase

▪Focus, explode, limits
▪Searching practice

Keyword Databases and Controlled Vocabulary Databases Wrap Up


  • Grey Literature
  • What is it?  Why would you use it? How do you search it?
  • Open Access Journals
  • Predatory Journals
  • Review and Wrap Up

DENT 210 Assignment