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PubMed via LHL: Focus with Filters

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Updated PubMed

The new PubMed interface is now available, after months of testing and refining by the National Library of Medicine and librarians and end users around the globe. This new PubMed will become the default interface in May 2020, however access to "legacy" PubMed will be available for a short time. For more information about the transition to new PubMed, see

For help with new PubMed features, please see the National Library of Medicine FAQs and guide at the or contact the librarians at Lister Hill Library at

Focus your Search

The Filters Sidebar allows you to easily focus your search.

The video below from the National Library of Medicine shows you how to narrow your search results using the Filters Sidebar.

Other Useful Filters

These are additional filters to focus your search.  Remember, for comprehensive searches, search PubMed directly.

  • Clinical Queries Searches are limited to specific clinical areas. Includes clinical study categories, systematic reviews and medical genetics topics.   Learn More

My NCBI users can make their own custom filters for PubMed.  Learn how here.

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