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Table 1 MEDLINE search strategy (as of July 2, 2017)

From: What is the impact of sensory practices on the quality of life of long-term care residents? A mixed-methods systematic review protocol

1 Assisted Living Facility/ (1179)
2 (assist* adj3 living facilit*).tw. (610)
3 exp. Residential Facilities/ (48568)
4 exp. Homes for the Aged/ (12749)
5 exp. Nursing Homes/ (36140)
6 exp. Group Homes/ (934)
7 (group adj2 home*).tw. (2176)
8 (extended care adj2 facilit*).tw. (435)
9 (long-term care adj2 facilit*).tw. (4889)
10 (care adj2 (home* or facilit*)).tw. (45255)
11 (rest adj2 home*).tw. (289)
12 (residential adj2 (home* or care or facilit*)).tw. (5412)
13 (geriatric adj2 (home* or unit* or facilit* or institution*)).tw. (2137)
14 (nursing adj2 (home*1 or unit*1 or center*1 or centre*1)).tw. (30978)
15 or/1-14 (102422)
16 sensation*.tw. (37809)
17 organoleptic*.tw. (2352)
18 hearing.tw. (84736)
19 audition.tw. (1378)
20 smell.tw. (5995)
21 (scent* or odo?r*).tw. (28630)
22 olfaction.tw. (4470)
23 taste*.tw. (25823)
24 gustation*.tw. (323)
25 touch.tw. (18195)
26 taction*.tw. (13)
27 (tactile adj2 sense*).tw. (200)
28 Sensation/ (14880)
29 sight.tw. (10205)
30 Hearing/ or Vision, Ocular/ or Smell/ or Taste/ or Touch/ (85038)
31 Sound/ or Noise/ or Lighting/ (41955)
32 or/16-31 (301767)
33 15 and 32 (1024)