Database(s): EMBASE 1980 to 2011 Week 04

Search Strategy: ANBIOT_Q5_to_Q8_px_rx_embase_040211

#Searches
1CLINICAL TRIALS/
2(clinic$ adj5 trial$).ti,ab,sh.
3SINGLE BLIND PROCEDURE/
4DOUBLE BLIND PROCEDURE/
5RANDOM ALLOCATION/
6CROSSOVER PROCEDURE/
7PLACEBO/
8placebo$.ti,ab,sh.
9random$.ti,ab,sh.
10RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIALS/
11((single or double or triple or treble) adj (blind$ or mask$)).ti,ab,sh.
12randomi?ed control$ trial$.tw.
13or/1–12
14META ANALYSIS/
15((meta adj analy$) or metaanalys$ or meta-analy$).ti,ab,sh.
16(systematic$ adj5 (review$ or overview$)).ti,sh,ab.
17(methodologic$ adj5 (review$ or overview$)).ti,ab,sh.
18or/14–17
19review.pt.
20(medline or medlars or embase).ab.
21(scisearch or science citation index).ab.
22(psychlit or psyclit or psychinfo or psycinfo or cinahl or cochrane).ab.
23((hand or manual$) adj2 search$).tw.
24(electronic database$ or bibliographic database$ or computeri?ed database$ or online database$).tw.
25(pooling or pooled or mantel haenszel).tw.
26(peto or dersimonian or "der simonian" or fixed effect).tw.
27or/20–26
28and/19,27
29or/18,28
30(book or conference paper or editorial or letter or note or proceeding or short survey).pt.
3113 not 30
3229 not 30
33or/31–32
34NEWBORN SEPSIS/
35(early adj2 neonatal sepsis).ti,ab.
36(early adj2 neonatal septic?emi$).ti,ab.
37(ENS or EOGBS).ti,ab.
38or/35–37
39exp BACTERIAL INFECTION/
40STREPTOCOCCUS AGALACTIAE/ or STREPTOCOCCUS PYOGENES/
41GROUP A STREPTOCOCCAL INFECTION/ or GROUP B STREPTOCOCCAL INFECTION/
42and/40–41
43"group A streptococc$".ti,ab.
44GBS.ti,ab.
45"group B streptococc$".ti,ab.
46streptococc$.ti,ab.
47(methicillin adj2 resistant staphylococcus aureus).ti,ab.
48MRSA.ti,ab.
49staphylococc$.ti,ab.
50exp ESCHERICHIA COLI/
51"e coli".ti,ab.
52exp KLEBSIELLA/
53klebsiell$.ti,ab.
54exp PSEUDOMONAS/
55pseudomon$.ti,ab.
56exp ENTEROBACTERIACEAE/
57enterobacteri$.ti,ab.
58exp LISTERIA/
59listeri$.ti,ab.
60exp HAEMOPHILUS INFLUENZAE/
61h?emophilus influenz$.ti,ab.
62or/39,42–61
63NEWBORN/
64(newborn$ or neonate$).ti,ab.
65or/63–64
66and/62,65
67or/34,38,66
68exp ANTIBIOTIC AGENT/
69ANTIBIOTIC THERAPY/
70ANTIBIOTIC PROPHYLAXIS/
71((antibiotic$ or anti?bacterial) adj3 (treatment$ or therap$ or regimen$ or prophylaxis)).ti,ab.
72exp PENICILLIN DERIVATIVE/
73penicillin$.ti,ab.
74(erythromycin or azithromycin).ti,ab.
75cephalosporin derivative/
76METRONIDAZOLE/
77exp polypeptide antibiotic agent/
78vancomycin.ti,ab.
79("co-amoxiclav" or augmentin).ti,ab.
80(gentamicin or amikacin or tobramycin).ti,ab.
81carbapenem derivative/
82meropenem.ti,ab.
83or/68–82
84and/67,83
85and/33,84
86limit 85 to english language

From: Appendix E, Search strategies

Cover of Antibiotics for Early-Onset Neonatal Infection
Antibiotics for Early-Onset Neonatal Infection: Antibiotics for the Prevention and Treatment of Early-Onset Neonatal Infection.
NICE Clinical Guidelines, No. 149.
National Collaborating Centre for Women's and Children's Health (UK).
London: RCOG Press; 2012 Aug.
Copyright © 2012, National Collaborating Centre for Women’s and Children’s Health.

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