Medline search terms

1.Urinary bladder, neurogenic/
2.((neurogenic* OR neurologic*) adj3 (bladder OR urin* OR incontinen* OR detrusor)).ti,ab.
3.(overactiv* adj3 bladder).ti,ab.
4.or/1–3
5.Urinary bladder, overactive/ OR exp Enuresis/ OR exp Urinary incontinence/ OR Urinary retention/
6.Nocturia/
7.(lower urinary tract symptom* OR urinary symptom* OR LUTS OR irritable bladder OR bedwetting OR enuresis OR nocturia).ti,ab.
8.((urin* OR bladder OR voiding OR micturation) adj3 (disorder* OR symptom* OR urgency OR incontinence OR dysfunction)).ti,ab.
9.((incomplet* OR impair*) adj2 bladder empt*).ti,ab.
10.(bladder adj (obstruct* OR control OR management)).ti,ab.
11.(urin* adj2 (retention OR retain*)).ti,ab.
12.resid* urine.ti,ab.
13.((overactiv* OR weak OR underactiv* OR hyperreflex* OR hyper-reflex*) adj3 (detrusor OR lower urinary tract OR bladder)).ti,ab.
14.Urinary tract infections/
15.Bacteriuria/
16.Pyuria/
17.Pyelonephritis/
18.exp Cystitis/
19.Urethritis/
20.Prostatitis/
21.(urinary tract infection* OR UTI* OR bacteriuria* OR pyuria* OR pyelonephriti* OR cystiti* OR urethriti* OR prostatiti*).ti,ab.
22.Renal insufficiency/
23.exp Renal insufficiency, chronic/
24.((renal OR kidney*) adj2 (insufficien* OR impair* OR failure*)).ti,ab.
25.glomerul* filtration.ti,ab,hw.
26.exp Patient compliance/
27.Health care surveys/
28.Patient satisfaction/
29.Quality of life/
30.“Continuity of patient care”/
31.Self care/
32.or/5–31
33.exp Nervous system diseases/
34.exp Nervous system neoplasms/
35.(neurological adj2 (impairment OR disease* OR disorder*)).ti,ab.
36.(spinal cord adj2 (injur* OR trauma OR disease*)).ti,ab.
37.(spinal adj2 (shock OR abnormalit*)).ti,ab.
38.(multiple sclerosis OR parkinson* OR stroke* OR dementia OR alzheimer* OR cerebral palsy OR hydrocephalus OR spina bifida OR myelopath* OR hydronephro* OR dyssynergi* OR myelodysplas*).ti,ab.
39.(brain adj2 (injur* OR tumo?r*)).ti,ab.
40.(neurolog* adj4 spinal).ti,ab.
41.(diabet* adj3 neuropath*).ti,ab.
42.or/33–41
43.32 and 42
44.4 OR 43
45.limit 44 to english language
46.Letter/
47.Editorial/
48.exp Historical article/
49.Anecdotes as topic/
50.Comment/
51.Case report/
52.Animal/ not (Animal/ and Human/)
53.Animals, Laboratory/
54.exp Animal experiment/
55.exp Animal model/
56.exp Rodentia/
57.or/46–56
58.45 not 57
59.((client* OR patient* OR user* OR carer* OR consumer* OR customer* OR health) adj2 (information* OR educat* OR knowledge)).ti,ab,hw.
60.(information* adj (need* OR requirement* OR support* OR seek* OR access* OR disseminat*)).ti,ab,hw.
61.(patient* adj3 (literature OR leaflet* OR booklet* OR pamphlet* OR questionnaire* OR survey* OR handout* OR internet OR website*)).ti,ab.
62.Telemedicine/
63.patient education handout.pt.
64.Access to information/
65.Telephone/
66.Publications/
67.Pamphlets/
68.or/59–67
69.58 and 68

From: Appendix C, Literature search strategies

Cover of Urinary Incontinence in Neurological Disease
Urinary Incontinence in Neurological Disease: Management of Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction in Neurological Disease.
NICE Clinical Guidelines, No. 148.
National Clinical Guideline Centre (UK).
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