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AN 555: Evolutionary Medicine

Where is the Article?

Are you only finding an article abstract but not the full-text of the article? Not to worry, the will lead you to the full-text of the article.

Integrated into many BU journal databases, the Find@BU button will help you get to the article in one of three ways:

  1. If BU has the full-text of the article through an online journal subscription, you will see a link that will take you directly to the article or the online journal.
  2. If BU subscribes to the print journal in which the article appeared, you will see information about which BU Library carries the print volumes, and the call number of the title.
  3. IF BU does not subscribe to either a print or online version of a journal, you will be given an option to get the article from another article. A link will take you to our interlibrary loan request form. Once you fill out this form, you will receive a pdf copy of the article within 48 hours of your request.

Background Information

About this Guide

This guide is geared towards students taking AN 555: Evolutionary Medicine with Professor Bria Dunham. It features recommended databases and searching tips for finding scholarly journal articles. Please contact me by using the information on the right if I can offer you research assistance.

Web of Science

Recommended Keywords & Phrases:

  • evolutionary medicine
  • evolutionary biology
  • breast cancer OR ovarian cancer
  • anxiety
  • postpartum depression

Example of a search:

PsycInfo

Recommended Keywords & Phrases:

  • human evolution
  • evolutionary medicine
  • theory of evolution
  • anxiety
  • postpartum depression
  • transgenerational patterns AND trauma

 

PubMed

Recommended Keywords & Phrases:

  • ("Biological Evolution"[Mesh]) AND "Breast Neoplasms"[Mesh])
  • ("Biological Evolution"[Mesh]) AND "Ovarian Neoplasms"[Mesh])
  • "intergenerational transmission of trauma"

 

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