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Table 3 Search Strategy

From: Obesity, hypertension and diuretic use as risk factors for incident gout: a systematic review and meta-analysis of cohort studies

Gout search terms
exp Gout/
gout*.ti,ab.
podagra.ti,ab.
toph*.ti,ab.
MeSH descriptor: [Gout] explode all trees (Cochrane search only)
Obesity search terms
exp Obesity/
obes*.ti,ab.
Body Mass Index/
BMI.ti,ab.
MeSH descriptor: [Obesity] explode all trees (Cochrane search only)
MeSH descriptor: [Body Mass Index] this term only (Cochrane search only)
Hypertension search terms
exp Hypertension/
hypertens*.ti,ab.
(blood adj3 pressure).ti,ab.
MeSH descriptor: [Hypertension] this term only (Cochrane search only)
Diuretics search terms
exp Diuretics/
(loop adj3 diuretic*).ti,ab.
(high-ceiling adj3 diuretic*).ti,ab.
MeSH descriptor: [Diuretics] explode all trees (Cochrane search only)