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Now perform that same search using medicine and database.
Now we look at search string "medicine and database. First you'll notice that search e-source tells us that our "and" is not necessary (see article "Search with power of Boolean operators" in OU Interactive Library)
We have returned 1,390,000 results. (More than 16 million less than above search) Not only have we eliminated many millions of useless data references, but we have produced a much narrower search field with highly pertinent information to be found in hundreds of databases we are now able to peruse.
This type of searching will produce highly targeted results without having to dig through millions of rag tag commercial sites, message boards and discussion lists. You'll generally find that these results come without all of heavy graphics and hype you'll fine with a wider search method.
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