Where you Should Search for Scientific Literature

german translation / full article

Some hints to medical databases found in the internet – free of charge.


  • PubMed Health – www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth („Clinical effectiveness research finds answers to the question ‘What works?‘ in medical and health care“).
  • Testing Treatments Interactive – www.testingtreatments.org („How do you know whether one treatment is better than another, or whether the evidence about a treatment’s benefits and harms is reliable?“)
  • TRIP Database – www.tripdatabase.com („Trip is a clinical search engine designed to allow users to quickly and easily find and use high-quality research evidence to support their practice and/or care“).

(State: 16.04.2013)

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