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Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health (CINAHL) literature. Indexes nursing and allied health journals. 

MEDLINE is the U.S. National Library of Medicine® (NLM) premier bibliographic database that contains information needed by nurses, health professionals and researchers engaged in clinical care, public health and health policy development.

PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine covers journal articles about medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and public health from 1950 to the present.

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Iris Godwin
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Dawn Lowe-Wincentsen
Wilsonville Librarian
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To search by subject in the Libraries Catalog or PubMed, MeSH terms should be used for best results. The following list represents a sample of available headings; to obtain a complete list of relevant subject terms, please use the MeSH database in PubMed, the NIH MeSH Browser or consult with a librarian. 

Aoortic diseases
Coronary disease
Echocardiography, Doppler
Echocardiography, Doppler, color
Echocardiography, three dimnensional
Echocardiography, transesophageal
Heart defects, congenital
Heart Diseases
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Last updated April 2020