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Table 2 RAI-MDS Quality Indicator Search

From: The Resident Assessment Instrument-Minimum Data Set 2.0 quality indicators: a systematic review

Database Platform Date Searched Results
MEDLINE--In-Process and other non-indexed citations; MEDLINE Daily; and MEDLINE 1950 to present OVID Nov 27, 2008 686
EMBASE 1988 to 2008 Week 48 OVID Nov 28, 2008 334
Health and Psychosocial Instruments 1985 to Oct 2008 OVID Nov 28, 2008 110
AARP Ageline 1978 to Oct 2008 OVID Nov 28, 2008 324
CINAHL Plus with Full Text 1937 to present EBSCOHost Dec 1, 2008 433
ProQuest Dissertations and Theses; and ABI/INFORM Global 1971 to Current ProQuest Dec 1, 2008 363
PsycINFO 1806 to Nov Week 4 2008 OVID Dec 1, 2008 153
Web of Science: SCI-Expanded, SSCI, A&HCI, 1900-2008 ISI Web of Knowledge Dec 1, 2008 502
The Cochrane Library The Cochrane Library Dec 2, 2008 3
  1. Databases searched
  2. Search terms: (minimum data set$ OR resident assessment instrument$ OR rai OR interrai OR mds).mp. AND (long-term care OR nursing home$ OR care home$ OR continuing care OR facility living).mp. AND (exp quality of health care/OR (quality OR outcome$ OR performance).mp.) OR (Reproducibility of Results/OR (valid$ or accura$ or reliab$).mp.)
  3. Note: The "mp" field qualifier in OVID MEDLINE searches the following fields: title, original title, abstract, name of substance word, and subject heading word. In other databases it searches similar text fields. The "sh" field qualifier indicates a subject heading search. "Exp" indicates an "exploded" subject heading. The terminal qualifier "/" also indicates a subject heading. "*" and "$" are truncation symbols.
  4. All searches were limited to English language materials where possible.