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Table 2 Type of search conducted and sources searched

From: Medical device procurement in low- and middle-income settings: protocol for a systematic review

Search type Search sources
OVID MEDLINE search algorithm and keyword searches Bibliographic databases OVID MEDLINE, OVID Embase, Cochrane Library, CRD databases (DARE, NHS EED, HTA), CEA Registry, LILACS, African Index Medicus, Econlit, HMIC
Keyword searches Website searches TRIP, National Guideline Clearinghouse, International Guideline Library, NHS Evidence and Clinical Evidence (NICE), Clinical Evidence (BMJ), INAHTA, CADTH, HTAi, Web of Science, CHE York, CHEPA, Cost Effectiveness Analysis Registry, Office of Health Economics
Organizational databases/websites WHO Health Technology e-documentation centre, WHO, UNDP, UNICEF, UNAIDS, WB Group (IBRD particularly), MSF, AfDB, ADB, EBRD
National donor agencies DFID, USAID (including MSH), AUSAID, GIZ, BMZ, JICA, and other relevant agencies that may be identified during the search
Grey literature databases ZETOC, CPCI
Contacting experts Contact with experts to identify additionally relevant literature