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Table 2 The different databases searched, the Boolean combinations used and the number of hits identified

From: Household-focused interventions to enhance the treatment and management of HIV in low- and middle-income countries: a scoping review

DatabaseBoolean combinations appliedReferences identified
PubMed(famil*[Title/Abstract] OR household*[Title/Abstract]) AND (program*[Title/Abstract] OR intervention*[Title/Abstract]) AND HIV*[Title/Abstract]3273
Web of Sciences((TS = (Famil*) OR TS = (household*)) AND (TS = (program*) OR TS = (intervention*)) AND (TS = (HIV*))) AND DOCUMENT TYPES: (Article) - (TS = topic = title + abstract + key words)3709
Academic search complete((AB famil*) OR (AB household*)) AND ((AB intervention*) OR (AB program*)) AND (AB HIV)2233
Medline((AB famil*) OR (AB household*)) AND ((AB intervention*) OR (AB program*)) AND (AB HIV)3114
CINAHL((AB famil*) OR (AB household*)) AND ((AB intervention*) OR (AB program*)) AND (AB HIV)2233
Psych-ARTICLES((AB famil*) OR (AB household*)) AND ((AB intervention*) OR (AB program*)) AND (AB HIV)34
Total 14,596