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Table 3 Search Strategy for Medline (Similar terms were used in other databases)

From: Subcutaneous dextrose for rehydration of elderly patients – an evidence-based review

1 (Hypodermoclysis or clysis).mp
2 Fluid therapy/or rehydration.mp
3 Exp Infusions, parenteral/
4 Exp Injections, subcutaneous/
5 Dehydration/
6 or/1–5
7 Exp Glucose/or glucose.mp
8 Dextrose.mp
9 7 or 8
10 Exp Aged/or elderly.mp
11 6 and 9 and 10
12 Limit 11 to (human and English language and yr = 1993–2003)