Table 2

Number of articles found through searches using various MeSH terms for the topic aboriginal

NUMBER OF ARTICLES
MESH TERMSHEALTHSTAR 1975-JULY 2007OVID MEDLINE 1950-JULY 2007PUBMED MEDLINE 1950-JULY 2007*EBM REVIEWS 1948-JULY 2007CINAHL 1982- JULY 2007EMBASE 1974-JULY 2007PSYCINFO 1872-JULY 2007
First Nations, North American
Indigenous populations980
Indigenous people319321
Aborigines08842059
Tribes651
American native continental ancestry group13515912 924
Native Americans2877
Indians, North American711288228736102
American Indian23433949
Alaska Natives222
Other aboriginal
Indians, South American1546238423587
Indians, Central American189318318
Eskimo202355
Inuit211024082399299
Maori223228
Pacific islander288155
Oceanic ancestry group338640334014
Total distinct articles found using all MeSH terms combined with Boolean OR12 13516 99316 834109435652945367
  • * PubMed search using MeSH-only strategy.