MENG_dx_csf_aspirates_economics_medline_241108
Ovid MEDLINE(R) 1950 to November Week 2 2008

#SearchesResults
1ECONOMICS/25927
2“COSTS AND COST ANALYSIS”/37714
3COST ALLOCATION/1868
4COST-BENEFIT ANALYSIS/45114
5COST CONTROL/18116
6COST SAVINGS/6198
7COST OF ILLNESS/11241
8COST SHARING/1452
9HEALTH CARE COSTS/17529
10DIRECT SERVICE COSTS/869
11DRUG COSTS/9032
12EMPLOYER HEALTH COSTS/998
13HOSPITAL COSTS/5782
14HEALTH RESOURCES/6549
15“HEALTH SERVICES NEEDS AND DEMAND”/31064
16HEALTH PRIORITIES/7065
17HEALTH EXPENDITURES/10495
18CAPITAL EXPENDITURES/1846
19FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT/14569
20FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, HOSPITAL/7012
21QUALITY-ADJUSTED LIFE YEARS/3703
22“DEDUCTIBLES AND COINSURANCE”/1215
23MEDICAL SAVINGS ACCOUNTS/402
24ECONOMICS, HOSPITAL/8768
25ECONOMICS, MEDICAL/7354
26ECONOMICS, NURSING/3859
27ECONOMICS, PHARMACEUTICAL/2005
28MODELS, ECONOMIC/3350
29MODELS, ECONOMETRIC/2869
30RESOURCE ALLOCATION/6095
31HEALTH CARE RATIONING/9134
32“FEES AND CHARGES”/7497
33BUDGETS/7798
34VALUE OF LIFE/5086
35(financ$ or fiscal$ or funding).tw.56232
36(QALY$ or life?year$).tw.2253
37(econom$ or cost$).tw.294370
38pharmacoeconomic$.tw.1968
39or/1–38490283
40exp MENINGITIS, BACTERIAL/17352
41((bacterial$ or infect$) adj3 (meningitis or meningitides)).ti,ab.5816
42((bacterial$ or infect$) adj3 meninges).ti,ab.45
43(infect$ adj3 (leptomeninges or subarachnoid space?)).ti,ab.22
44((meningitis or meningitid?s) adj3 (e coli or escherichia coli)).ti,ab.365
45((meningitis or meningitid?s) adj3 (haemophilus or hemophilus)).ti,ab.842
46((meningitis or meningitid?s) adj3 listeria).ti,ab.360
47((meningitis or meningitid?s) adj3 meningococc$).ti,ab.1404
48((meningitis or meningitid?s) adj3 pneumococc$).ti,ab.1328
49((meningitis or meningitid?s or meningeal or Pachymeningitis) adj3 (tuberculosis or tuberculous or tubercular)).ti,ab.4122
50meningoencephalitis.ti,ab.4203
51MENINGOENCEPHALITIS/4859
52MENINGITIS/15221
53BACTEREMIA/12542
54(septic?emi? or bacter?emi?).ti,ab.29969
55MENINGOCOCCAL INFECTIONS/4550
56(meningococcal adj3 (sepsis or septic or toxic or endotoxic or disease or infection?)).ti,ab.3651
57meningococc?emi?.ti,ab.620
58exp NEISSERIA MENINGITIDIS/6594
59(Neisseria meningitidis or n meningitidis).ti,ab.5264
60or/40–5979466
61exp POLYMERASE CHAIN REACTION/251660
62NUCLEIC ACID AMPLIFICATION TECHNIQUES/3809
63PCR.ti,ab.193226
64polymerase chain reaction?.ti,ab.115482
65ANTIGENS, BACTERIAL/ or ANTIGENS, VIRAL/67242
66rapid antigen.ti,ab.297
67(antigen? adj3 test$).ti,ab.9079
68exp IMMUNOLOGIC TESTS/892795
69exp REAGENT KITS, DIAGNOSTIC/14399
70CEREBROSPINAL FLUID/14809
71(cerebro?spinal adj2 fluid?).ti,ab.49376
72exp BACTERIOLOGICAL TECHNIQUES/61547
73exp BLOOD/810010
74(blood adj3 cultur$).ti,ab.19469
75exp SKIN TESTS/50108
76exp MICROSCOPY/378744
77((skin or epidermal or dermal) adj3 (test$ or microscopy)).ti,ab.22185
78exp SKIN/158180
79dermoscop$.ti,ab.769
80((skin or epidermal or dermal) adj3 (scraping? or aspirate?)).ti,ab.492
81gram? stain$.ti,ab.3387
82(agglutination adj3 (test$ or latex)).ti,ab.6896
83exp AGGLUTINATION TESTS/34845
84(latex adj3 fixation).ti,ab.246
85(skin adj3 aspirate?).ti,ab.49
86((skin or lesion? or epiderm$ or derm$) adj3 aspirate?).ti,ab.256
87(rapid diagnos$ or rapid diagnostic test$).ti,ab.5863
88(early adj2 diagnosis).ti,ab.41045
89EARLY DIAGNOSIS/4224
90or/61–892373456
91and/60,9023544
92limit 91 to english language18958
93limit 92 to (“costs (specificity)” or “economics (specificity)”)88

From: Appendix E, Search strategies

Cover of Bacterial Meningitis and Meningococcal Septicaemia
Bacterial Meningitis and Meningococcal Septicaemia: Management of Bacterial Meningitis and Meningococcal Septicaemia in Children and Young People Younger than 16 Years in Primary and Secondary Care.
NICE Clinical Guidelines, No. 102.
National Collaborating Centre for Women's and Children's Health (UK).
London: RCOG Press; 2010.
Copyright © 2010, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.

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