• We are sorry, but NCBI web applications do not support your browser and may not function properly. More information

Table A-1PubMed search strategies (all searches last updated December 13, 2011)

Search TermsSearch Results
#1Autistic[tiab] OR autism[tiab] OR autistic disorder[mh] OR asperger syndrome[mh] OR child development disorders, pervasive[mh:noexp] OR asperger[tiab] OR asperger’s[tiab] OR aspergers[tiab] OR pervasive development[tiab] OR pervasive developmental[tiab]20485
#2therapy[sh] OR therapeutics[mh] OR teaching[mh] OR psychotherapy[mh] OR treatment outcome[mh] OR vocational education[mh] OR vocational guidance[mh] OR rehabilitation, vocational[mh] OR vocational[tiab] OR transition[tiab] OR transitional[tiab] OR transitioning[tiab] OR transitions[tiab] OR occupational[tiab] OR employment, supported[mh]6387748
#3#1 AND #2 AND eng[la] AND humans[mh]5206
#4#3 AND newspaper article[pt]1
#5#3 AND letter[pt]301
#6#3 AND comment[pt]184
#7#3 AND case reports[pt]891
#8#3 AND review[pt]962
#9#3 AND practice guideline[pt]7
#10#3 AND news[pt]53
#11#3 AND editorial[pt]96
#12#3 AND historical article[pt]33
#13#3 AND meta-analysis[pt]33
#14#3 AND legal cases[pt]7
#15#3 AND jsubsetk29
#16#3 NOT (#4 OR #5 OR #6 OR #7 OR #8 OR #9 OR #10 OR #11 OR #12 OR #13 OR #14 OR #15)2961
#17#16 AND 1980:2012[dp]2574

Key: [mh] = Medical Subject Heading; [tiab] = title/abstract word; [pt] = publication type; [sh] = subheading; [dp] = publication date

*

Note: numbers do not tally as some articles are excluded in more than one category.

From: Appendix A, Exact Search Strings and Results

Cover of Interventions for Adolescents and Young Adults With Autism Spectrum Disorders
Interventions for Adolescents and Young Adults With Autism Spectrum Disorders [Internet].
Comparative Effectiveness Reviews, No. 65.
Lounds Taylor J, Dove D, Veenstra-VanderWeele J, et al.

NCBI Bookshelf. A service of the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.