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Publisher: Elsevier
Coverage: 1974 - Present
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To successfully perform critical functions such as pharmacovigilance, generating high-quality systematic reviews in support of evidence-based medicine and drug and medical device efficacy studies, pharmaceutical and life sciences organizations require a wide array of biomedical evidence.

Embase increases the discovery of biomedical evidence to support critical life sciences functions, delivering relevant, up-to-date biomedical information to the global biomedical research community.

Key features:
- Over 30 million abstracts and indices from more than 8,500 published, peer-reviewed journals, as well as in-press publications and conferences
- More than 6 million records and indexes 2,900 journals NOT covered in MEDLINE
- Full-text indexing of drug, disease and medical device data, supported by the precise Emtree thesaurus


Broad biomedical scope covering the following areas:
- Drug therapy and pharmacovigilance
- Clinical and experimental (human) medicine
- Basic biological science relevant to human medicine
- Biotechnology and biomedical engineering, including medical devices
- Health policy and management, including pharmacoeconomics
- Public, occupational and environmental health, including pollution control
- Veterinary science, dentistry, and nursing
- Psychiatry and mental health, including substance dependence and abuse
- Forensic science
- Alternative and complementary medicine

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Product Type: Database
  • Specialty:
    Alternative & Complementary Medicine
    Andrology
    Anesthesiology
    Audiology
    Biomedical Engineering
    Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology
    Critical Care Medicine
    Dentistry & Dental Hygiene
    Dermatology
    Emergency Medicine & Trauma
    Evidence-Based Medicine
    General Medicine
    Geriatrics & Gerontology
    Health Policy
    Internal Medicine
    Laboratory Medicine
    Neurology
    Neuropsychology
    Neuroradiology
    Neurosurgery
    Nuclear Medicine
    Nutrition & Dietetics
    Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Occupational & Environmental Medicine
    Ophthalmology
    Oral Surgery
    Orthopedics
    Otolaryngology
    Pain Management
    Palliative Medicine
    Pathology
    Pediatrics
    Pharmaceuticals
    Pharmacology
    Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
    Primary Care/Family Medicine/General Practice
    Psychiatry
    Psychopharmacology
    Radiology
    Sports Medicine
    Substance Abuse
    Surgery
    Toxicology
    Transplantation
    Urology
    Veterinary Science
    Virology
  • Language: English
  • Frequency: Weekly
  • Coverage: 1974 - Present
  • Data Type: Bibliographic with Abstracts
  • Number of Records: 30 million+
  • Records Added Annually: 1,000,000+

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