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Global Health Databases

Best bets are Academic Search Complete and Medline

Search Tips

Enter your terms as keywords, for example:

Haiti AND health AND econom*

Ukraine AND womens' health

Luxembourg AND nutrition


Why did I use an * after econom?  Because it brings back results with all the various endings: economy, economic, economics, etc.  This will increase your pool of results.

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APA Exercise - HEA 310 on Feb 27, 2018

Format an APA citation for the following database result, using correct format:

Academic Journal

By: Srivastava, Aradhana; Bhattacharyy, Sanghita; Clar, Christine; Avan, Bilal I. International Journal of Medicine & Public Health. Jan-Mar2014, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p33-39. 7p. DOI: 10.4103/2230-8598.127120.

Using Limiters

You will be able to refine your results by using Limiters.  In the area that says Limit Your Results you will find some helpful options:

  • Click the Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) Journals box
  • You may want to limit to recent articles.  In that case, use the Published Date From box, and enter your limits, such as 2013 to 2018 for example