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Table 2 Medline search strategy

From: Examining palliative and end of life care research in Ireland within a global context: a systematic mapping review of the evidence

# Search term Hits
1 Palliative care mp. 7900
2 Hospice Care/ 1051
3 Terminal Care/ 4092
4 Hospice* 3489
5 Terminal* 80,544
6 Palli* 25,586
7 End of life.mp. 7477
8 dying 6890
9 Death/ 1475
10 Bereavement/ 874
11 Bereav* 2143
12 Grie* 3000
13 1 OR 2 OR 3 OR 4 OR 5 OR 6 OR 7 OR 8 OR 9 OR 10 OR 11 OR 12 115,235
14 Irish 2604
15 Ireland 2833
16 Northern Ireland 548
17 14 OR 15 OR 16 4888
18 13 AND 17 120
19 Limit 18 to english language and year 2012-current 94
  1. *indication of truncation