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Table 2 Search strategy for PubMed (MEDLINE) database

From: Internet-based interventions for adults with hearing loss, tinnitus and vestibular disorders: a protocol for a systematic review

Condition Search strategy
For hearing loss (hearing loss OR deafness OR hearing impairment OR deaf* OR hard of hearing OR hear*) AND (intervention OR treatment OR therapy OR program OR strategy OR self-help OR rehabilitation) AND (Internet* OR online* or web*)
For tinnitus (tinnitus*) AND (intervention OR treatment OR therapy OR program OR strategy OR self-help OR rehabilitation) AND (Internet* OR online* or web*)
For vestibular disorders (vestibular* OR dizziness* OR balance* OR Ménière* OR labyrinthitis OR neuritis OR benign paroxysmal positional vertigo OR BPPV OR endolymphatic hydrops) AND (intervention OR treatment OR therapy OR program OR strategy OR self-help OR rehabilitation) AND (Internet* OR online* or web*)
Limiters English Language; Human
Search modes: Boolean/ phrase