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Table 2 Vincent Filter Search conducted in MEDLINE (OVID SP) from 1996 to June Week3, 2011

From: Should methodological filters for diagnostic test accuracy studies be used in systematic reviews of psychometric instruments? a case study involving screening for postnatal depression

Searches Results
1. exp Depression, Postpartum/ 2427
2. postnatal depress$.mp. 1022
3. post-natal depress$.mp. 54
4. postpartum depress$.mp. 1067
5. post partum depress$.mp. 66
6. (maternal adj3 depress$).mp. 1203
7. (maternal adj3 mental health).mp. 221
8. 1 or 2 or 3 or 4 or 5 or 6 or 7 3872
9. patient health questionnaire-2.mp. 14
10. PHQ-2.mp. 47
11. (2 question or 2 questions).mp. 199
12. (two question or two questions).mp. 1305
13. 2 item$.mp. 338
14. two item$.mp. 648
15. (brief adj3 question$).mp. 1120
16. (case finding adj3 question$).mp. 18
17. (case finding adj3 tool$).mp. 42
18. (screening adj3 question$).mp. 2299
19. (screening adj3 tool$).mp. 7429
20. 9 or 10 or 11 or 12 or 13 or 14 or 15 or 16 or 17 or 18 or 19 12931
21. exp "Sensitivity and Specificity"/ 289302
22. sensitivity.mp. 444219
23. specificity.mp. 440513
24. (predictive adj3 value$).mp. 114342
25. diagnostic error.mp. or exp Diagnostic Errors/ 47352
26. ((false adj positiv$) or (false adj negativ$)).mp. 34994
27. (observer adj variation$).mp. 21765
28. (roc adj curve).mp. 20277
29. (likelihood adj3 ratio$).mp. 5304
30. likelihood functions.mp. or exp Likelihood Functions/ 11888
31. 21 or 22 or 23 or 24 or 25 or 26 or 27 or 28 or 29 or 30 776221
32. 8 and 20 and 31 31
  1. [Annotation mp (multiple posting) = protocol supplementary concept, rare disease supplementary concept, title, original title, abstract, name of substance word, subject heading word, unique identifier]