Filters to Identify Studies of Public 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

van Hoorn R, Kievit W, Booth A, Mozygemba K, Lysdahl KB, Refolo P, Sacchini D, Gerhardus A, van der Wilt GJ, Tummers M.The development of PubMed search strategies for patient preferences for treatment outcomesBMC Med Res Methodol. 2016 Jul 29;16:88. 



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.