Appendix ASearch Strings

Publication Details

Medline

  1. Prostatic Neoplasms/
  2. *Neoplasms/
  3. ((prostate or prostatic) adj2 (cancer$ or neoplasm$ or carcinom$ or tumo?r$)).ti,ab.
  4. 1 or 2 or 3
  5. Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide/
  6. SNP?.tw.
  7. *Genetic Predisposition to Disease/ge [Genetics]
  8. or/5-7
  9. 4 and 8
  10. limit 9 to english language
  11. limit 10 to (comment or editorial)
  12. 10 not 11

EMBASE

  1. Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide/
  2. SNP?.tw.
  3. exp *genetic predisposition/
  4. 1 or 2 or 3
  5. exp prostate cancer/
  6. *Neoplasms/
  7. ((prostate or prostatic) adj2 (cancer$ or neoplasm$ or carcinom$ or tumo?r$)).ti,ab.
  8. 5 or 6 or 7
  9. 4 and 8
  10. limit 9 to english language
  11. limit 10 to (editorial or note)
  12. 10 not 11

Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials

  1. Prostatic Neoplasms/
  2. *Neoplasms/
  3. ((prostate or prostatic) adj2 (cancer$ or neoplasm$ or carcinom$ or tumo?r$)).ti,ab.
  4. 1 or 2 or 3
  5. Polymorphism, Single Nucleotide/
  6. SNP?.tw.
  7. *Genetic Predisposition to Disease/ge [Genetics]
  8. or/5-7
  9. 4 and 8