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Table 1 Provisional search strategy

From: Professional learning and development of postdoctoral scholars: a scoping review protocol

Number Searches Results
1 postdoc*.mp. 1709
2 post-doc*.mp. 498
3 post-phd*.mp. 10
4 or/1-3 2198
5 exp Staff Development/ 8947
6 exp Leadership/ 37,479
7 exp Mentoring/ 411
8 exp Mentors/ 9818
9 exp Teaching/ 80,713
10 (professional adj1 development).mp. 7742
11 (professional adj1 learning).mp. 278
12 (professional adj1 growth).mp. 832
13 (career adj1 development).mp. 1962
14 (career adj1 mentor*).mp. 105
15 (career adj1 goal*).mp. 438
16 (career adj1 preparation).mp. 60
17 (career adj1 navigat*).mp. 5
18 (capacity adj1 development).mp. 538
19 (postdoc* adj2 train*).mp. 292
20 (faculty adj1 development).mp. 2370
21 (collegial adj1 mentor*).mp. 3
22 (peer adj1 coach*).mp. 149
23 coaching.mp. 4592
24 mentor*.mp. 17,695
25 (faculty adj3 learning communit*).mp. 19
26 work life balance.mp. 932
27 lifelong learn*.mp. 1199
28 transformative learn*.mp. 196
29 (talent adj1 management).mp. 50
30 (communit* adj1 practice*).mp. 2271
31 leadership.mp. 54,444
32 (teaching adj1 development).mp. 93
33 (teaching adj1 skill*).mp. 1247
34 (academic adj1 skill*).mp. 659
35 (academic adj1 development).mp. 311
36 (skill* adj1 development).mp. 2319
37 (training adj1 program*).mp. 38,395
38 (talent adj1 development).mp. 162
39 (skill* adj1 train*).mp. 7007
40 (education* adj1 development).mp. 784
41 or/5-40 210,492
42 4 and 41 689
43 limit 42 to english language 677
  1. Database(s): Ovid MEDLINE (R) Epub Ahead of Print, In-Process & Other Non-Indexed Citations, Ovid MEDLINE (R) Daily, and Ovid MEDLINE (R) 1946 to Present Search Strategy