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Biomedical Engineering: Basic PubMed Search

General guide to resources for biomedical engineering.

Basic PubMed Search

  • For a basic keyword search, type the word(s) into the search box, and click Search. PubMed will suggest phrases that complete your entry or that are related to the words you're entering. 
  • Use the filters on the left sidebar to narrow down your results by specifying different categories such as language, type of article, age, gender, etc
  • if you have a PMID (PubMed ID) or PMCID (PubMed Central ID) just enter that number in the PubMed search box.
  • Look for the  icon or another full text icon in the top right of the abstract page, and click the icon to access the full article text.