TABLE 38Search strategy for EMBASE 1980 to 2011 week 4

SearchesResults
1exp wasp/or exp bee/or exp hymenoptera/or exp bumblebee/or exp honeybee/or exp orchid bee/or exp stingless bee/13,498
2(wasp$or bees or honeybee$or bumblebee$or orchid bee$or yellow hornet$or yellow jacket$or white hornet$or poliste$).tw.9959
3exp hymenoptera venom/or exp bee sting/or exp bee venom/or exp wasp venom/3382
4((wasp$or bees) adj (venom$or sting$or hypersensitivit$or allerg$or anaphyla$or systemic reaction$)).tw.818
5(pharmalgen or venom immunotherapy).af.692
6exp pharmalgen/84
7or/1–419,103
8or/5–6692
97 and 8518
10limit 9 to english language435

From: Appendix 1, Literature search strategies

Cover of A Systematic Review of the Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness of Pharmalgen® for the Treatment of Bee and Wasp Venom Allergy
A Systematic Review of the Clinical Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness of Pharmalgen® for the Treatment of Bee and Wasp Venom Allergy.
Health Technology Assessment, No. 16.12.
Hockenhull J, Elremeli M, Cherry MG, et al.
Southampton (UK): NIHR Journals Library; 2012 Mar.
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