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Table 1 Search strategy for MEDLINE

From: Evaluating overweight and obesity prevalence in survivors of childhood brain tumors: a systematic review protocol

# Searches
1 exp Child/
2 child*.ab,ti,kf.
3 p?ediatric*.ab,ti,kf.
4 exp Adolescent/
5 adolescen*.ab,ti,kf.
6 youth*.ab,ti,kf.
7 teen*.ab,ti,kf.
8 kid*.ab,ti,kf.
9 1 or 2 or 3 or 4 or 5 or 6 or 7 or 8
10 exp Brain Neoplasms/
11 exp Neuroectodermal Tumors/
12 exp Glioma/
13 glioma*.ab,ti,kf.
14 astrocytoma*.ab,ti,kf.
15 oligoastrocytoma*.ab,ti,kf.
16 astroglioma*.ab,ti,kf.
17 glioblastoma*.ab,ti,kf.
18 craniopharyngioma*.ab,ti,kf.
19 ependymoma*.ab,ti,kf.
20 subependymoma*.ab,ti,kf.
21 ependymoblastoma*.ab,ti,kf.
22 ganglioglioma*.ab,ti,kf.
23 medulloblastoma*.ab,ti,kf.
24 exp Germinoma/
25 germinoma*.ab,ti,kf.
26 Meningioma/
27 meningioma*.ab,ti,kf.
28 oligodendroglioma*.ab,ti,kf.
29 exp Neurofibromatoses/
30 neurofibromatos*.ab,ti,kf.
31 PNET*.ab,ti,kf.
32 neurocytoma*.ab,ti,kf.
33 choroid plexus papilloma*.ab,ti,kf.
34 ((brain or central nervous system or CNS or brainstem or brain stem or cerebel* or cerebr* or hypothalam* or ventric* or intracranial or midline or choroid plexus or infratentorial or supratentorial or neuroectoderm* or germ cell*) adj5 (tumo?r* or neoplasm* or cancer*)).ab,ti,kf.
35 10 or 11 or 12 or 13 or 14 or 15 or 16 or 17 or 18 or 19 or 20 or 21 or 22 or 23 or 24 or 25 or 26 or 27 or 28 or 29 or 30 or 31 or 32 or 33 or 34
36 exp Obesity/
37 obes*.ab,ti,kf.
38 Overweight/
39 over weight.ab,ti,kf.
40 overweight.ab,ti,kf.
41 Body Weight/
42 exp Body Composition/
43 (body adj3 (mass* or size* or composition*)).ab,ti,kf.
44 (fat* adj3 (mass* or body or abdominal* or intra-abdominal* or viscera* or subcutane* or hepatic* or liver* or intramuscular* or intramyocellular*)).ab,ti,kf.
45 BMI*.ab,ti,kf.
46 Weight Gain/
47 exp “Body Weights and Measures”/
48 Anthropometry/
49 anthropometr*.ab,ti,kf.
50 grow*.ab,ti,kf.
51 overnutrition*.ab,ti,kf.
52 over nutrition*.ab,ti,kf.
53 malnutrition*.ab,ti,kf.
54 waist-height ratio*.ab,ti,kf.
55 waist to height ratio*.ab,ti,kf.
56 adipos*.ab,ti,kf.
57 ((waist* or hip* or abdominal*) adj3 circumference*).ab,ti,kf.
58 (weight* adj3 (gain* or change* or fluctuat*)).ab,ti,kf.
59 waist-hip ratio*.ab,ti,kf.
60 waist to hip ratio*.ab,ti,kf.
61 skinfold thickness*.ab,ti,kf.
62 36 or 37 or 38 or 39 or 40 or 41 or 42 or 43 or 44 or 45 or 46 or 47 or 48 or 49 or 50 or 51 or 52 or 53 or 54 or 55 or 56 or 57 or 58 or 59 or 60 or 61
63 Survivors/
64 “Adult Survivors of Child Adverse Events”/
65 Disease-Free Survival/
66 surviv*.ab,ti,kf.
67 remission*.ab,ti,kf.
68 ((post or off or after) adj5 (treatment* or therap*)).ab,ti,kf.
69 ((treatment* or therap* or cancer* or disease* or event* or progression*) adj5 free).ab,ti,kf.
70 63 or 64 or 65 or 66 or 67 or 68 or 69
71 9 and 35 and 62 and 70
72 limit 71 to english language