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What is PubMed?
PubMed is an interface for searching biomedical and life sciences journal articles and other related content:
- MEDLINE citations and links to some full-text articles.
- PubMed Central papers which are open access full-text articles.
- Articles that are "in process" prior to being indexed with MeSH terms.
- Articles submitted by publishers "ahead of print."
- National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) Bookshelf.
Currently, PubMed contains over 30,000,000 citations.
What subject areas are covered?
PubMed contents cover a wide array of fields within the health sciences, including:
- clinical medicine
- public health
- pre-clinical research
- veterinary medicine