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Subject Medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical sciences. PubMed also includes some non-Medline citations, in various non-medical scientific subjects, which are added electronically by publishers.
Sources Bibliographic citations and author abstracts from English language and foreign journals. PubMed updated weekly, with PreMedline and non-Medline records updated daily. For older information, see also IndexCat
Dates Covered 1946 to present (PubMed version).
Help Documents
Print Counterpart (backfiles) No print counterpart; much of the database is published in Index Medicus/Cumulated Index Medicus or International Nursing Index or Index to Dental Literature.
Provider National Library of Medicine.
Access Pubmed: On the web. Access varies for other options, for example, Ovid requires a username/password, SciFinder Scholar is for WU students and researchers only, etc.
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