In Search of: Exploring Classification Codes
A physician is interested in learning more about how depression may affect the treatment outcomes of patients in rehabilitation from an accident or as a result of disease or illness.
We will take advantage of Classification Codes for this search. Classification Codes are a system that categorizes the document according to its primary subject matter. They can they be used to limit a search to a particular subcategory.
Starting with this issue of PsycINFO News, "In Search of" will become a multimedia feature, which will explore how to build the searches on the major vendor platforms.
The tutorial is also available on YouTube.
To try the search yourself, set it up using the following terms:
- Combine Index Terms Major Depression AND Treatment Outcomes
- Select Classification Code "Rehabilitation" (3380)