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Library Orientation for Nursing

This information is focused toward nurses conducting research via the Emory Libraries

Subject Headings

Emtree, is the controlled vocabulary used to index Embase.  It includes chemical names, trade names, and generic names for more than 31,000 drugs and chemicals.  Emtree also includes over 3,000 specific terms for medical devices. 

Use 'Find Term' or 'Browse by Facet' to identify terms to add, or type search terms into the window. You can search directly with these search queries or transfer the query to the Advanced Search form to refine it with filters such as specific publication years, priority journals, article languages and subject age groups.

Use the Query Builder to continue to add terms to your search strategy.