Filters to Identify Studies of Patient Views and Patient Experiences


Database Filter
CINAHL SIGN - patient issues [undated] [Ovid] ISSG search filter appraisal (pdf)
EMBASE SIGN - patient issues [undated] [Ovid] ISSG search filter appraisal (pdf)

Wessels, M, Hielkema, L. How are we feeling today? The sensitivity of a literature search filter for patients' values and preferences. BMJ Quality and Safety, 2013. 22; Suppl 1:A33.2
MEDLINE National Primary Care Research and Development Centre - patient preferences in primary care [undated] [Ovid]

SIGN - patient issues [undated] [Ovid] ISSG search filter appraisal (pdf)

Wessels, M, Hielkema, L. How are we feeling today? The sensitivity of a literature search filter for patients' values and preferences. BMJ Quality and Safety, 2013. 22; Suppl 1:A33.2
PsycINFO SIGN - patient issues [undated] [Ovid] ISSG search filter appraisal (pdf)

See also the qualitative research search filters which can be used to identify studies reporting patient issues/preferences and the quality of life search filters to identify studies on how patient well-being is affected by a technology.