Bibliographic search strategies contribute to the development of science and public policies, supporting the elaboration of systematic reviews, definition of health policies, situation analysis, production of evidence maps, infometries, construction of search filters, among other applications.

The search strategies are developed by experts from the Reference Network to retrieve information from the VHL and the main health information sources.

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    • To give visibility to the search strategies developed by the VHL Reference Network, on different health topics;

    • To allow reuse of searches by different audiences, in different locations and contexts;

    • To promote cooperation and contribution among the VHL network members, associated networks and specialists to update the published search strategies and the publication of new strategies in different information content.