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Table 1 Medline (via Ovid) search strategy

From: Physical interventions for people with more advanced dementia – a scoping review

P I
1. dement*.ti,ab,kw.
2. (cognitiv* adj declin*).ti,ab,kw.
3. (cognitiv* adj2 impair*).ti,ab,kw.
4. alzheimers.ti,ab,kw.
5. lewy body.ti,ab,kw
6. (chronic adj2 cerebrovas*).ti,ab,kw
AND
17. physiotherap*.ti,ab,kw.
18. (physic* adj2 therap*).ti,ab,kw.
19. rehabilitat*.ti,ab,kw.
20. exercis*.ti,ab,kw.
21. strength*.ti,ab,kw.
22. balance*.ti,ab,kw.
23. mobil*.ti,ab,kw.
24. (function* adj2 rehab*).ti,ab,kw.
25. exercise therap*.ti,ab,kw.
26. ((Therap* or train* or stimulat* or treatment* or program* or task*) adj2 (fit* or activit* or function* or recover*)).ti,ab,kw.
27. ((activit* or function*) adj2 recover*).ti,ab,kw.
28. ((Therap* or train* or stimulat* or activit* or function* or treatment* or program*) adj2 (Physical* or endurance or balance or strength* or flexibility or resistance or occupational or mobili*)).ti,ab,kw.
7. advanced.ti,ab,kw.
8. severe.ti,ab,kw.
9. chronic.ti,ab,kw.
10. end stage.ti,ab,kw.
11. institutional*.ti,ab,kw.
12. palliati*.ti,ab,kw.
13. long term care.ti,ab,kw.
14. nurs* hom*.ti,ab,kw.
15. (care adj2 home*).ti,ab,kw.
16. (late* adj2 stage*).ti,ab,kw.
29. 1 or 2 or 3 or 4 or 5 or 6
30. 17 or 18 or 19 or 20 or 21 or 22 or 23 or 24 or 25 or 26 or 27 or 28
31. 7 or 8 or 9 or 10 or 11 or 12 or 13 or 14 or 15 or 16
32. 29 and 31
33. 30 and 32