Skip to main content

Table 1 OVID preliminary search strategy (Medline, Medline In-Process, PsycINFO, Embase, and Social Work Abstracts)

From: The effectiveness of mental health courts in reducing recidivism and police contact: a systematic review protocol

  Search terms
1. (mental$ adj3 health$ adj3 court$).mp.
2. (mental$ adj3 health$ adj3 justice$).mp.
3. (mental$ adj3 ill$ adj3 court$).mp.
4. (mental$ adj3 ill$ adj3 justice$).mp.
5. (court$ adj3 diversion$).mp.
6. (jail$ adj3 diversion$).mp.
7. (post$ adj3 booking$ adj3 diversion$).mp.
8. 1 OR 2 OR 3 OR 4 OR 5 OR 6 OR 7
  1. Note: $= Database specific truncation search command