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Table 1 List of excluded terms

From: Single screen of citations with excluded terms: an approach to citation screening in systematic reviews

Exclusion criteria Excluded termsd Truncated excluded terma No. of citations with term in abstractb No. of citations with term in keywordsb
Condition:
• Studies that exclusively include individuals with other pre-existing health conditions (e.g., HIV)
Arthritis, arthritic Arthrita 267 183
Autoimmune Autoimmuna 93 21
Cancer Cancera 307 18
Hepatitis, hepatic Hepatia 162 24
HIV HIVa 197 135
Infection, infectious Infecta 736 349
Kidney Kidneya 813 789
Lupus Lupusa 127 112
Pancreatic, pancreas Pancreaa 35 25
Renal Renala 1135 781
Rheumatology, rheumatic Rheuma 336 223
Sickle cell anemia Sicklea 9 6
Transplant, transplantation Transplanta 281 255
Prader-Willi syndrome Willea 181 92
Country:
• Studies not conducted in countries categorized as “Very High” on the 2014 Human Development Index (as defined by the United Nations Development Program)
Brazil, Brazilian Braza 64 65
China, Chinese China 621 249
Cuba, Cuban Cubaa 51 1
Egypt, Egyptian Egypta 17 23
Haiti, Haitian Haitia 1 0
India, Indian Indiaa 136 90
Iran, Iranian Irana 53 28
Iraq, Iraqi Iraqa 3 1
Kenya, Kenyan Kenya 0 0
Sri Lanka, Sri Lankan Lankaa 3 1
Libya, Libyan Libyaa 0 0
Mexico, Mexican Mexica 33 25
Nigeria, Niger, Nigerien, Nigerian Nigera 8 10
Peru, Peruvian Perua 42 26
Russia, Russian Russa 37 21
Sub-Sahara, sub-Saharan Saharaa 11 1
South Africa, South African South Africaa 23 19
Turkey, Turkish Turka 37 95
Ukraine, Ukrainian Ukraina 1 0
Non-human:
• Animal studies
Animal Animala 221 --c
Bovine Bovina 6 --c
Canine Canina 9 --c
Feline Felina 1 --c
Mammal, mammalian Mammala 11 --c
Mice Micea 122 109
Mouse Mousea 49 --c
Murine Murinea 17 --c
Pig Piga 50 --c
Primate Primata 4 0
Sprague-Dawley rat Spraga 15 --c
Swine Swina 8 --c
Population:
• Children age < 8 years
• Pregnant women
Adolescent, adolescence Adolesca 227 805
Child, children Childa 565 524
Infant, infantile Infanta 73 177
Neonate, neonatal Neonata 46 9
Pregnant, pregnancy Prega 253 134
Total 83 terms 50 truncated terms 7497 5426
  1. aAsterisk indicates truncation of search term
  2. bCitation counts are not mutually exclusive
  3. cDue to limited number of terms and groups of terms in EndNote, these terms were only searched for in the abstract field
  4. dPossible excluded terms based on truncation