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DSCI 490 Capstone Winter 2024 - Health


Want to Improve Your Research Learn How to Use the OCtopus Advanced Search

Search Features Include:

  • Boolean Operators (AND, OR, and NOT)

  • Search In Specific Field (Title, Author, Subject Terms, Journal Title, Abstract, etc.)  

  • Add Addition Search Boxes

  • Tools For Helping You to Manage the Information You Discover

My Kingdom for the Right Keywords

Keywords and phrases are how we search in OCtopus.

The best starting point is to deconstruct the research topics that you have been given. For example,

Employing Data Science to improve patient care.


Alternate Keyword


healthcare or medical care or medicine or health care

Data Science

Data AnalyticsHealth Informatics, Big Data, BiostatisticsEpidemiologic Data, Data Mining




Systematic Review or Meta Analysis AND "Data Analytics"


Outcom*, Enhanc*, Streamline, Efficient, Effective,


Evidence-Based Medicine

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