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Table 2 Search strategy

From: A systematic review of non-antibiotic measures for the prevention of urinary tract infections in pregnancy

Database Search terms Results
EMBASE (“urinary tract infection” or UTI or bacteriuria or cystitis) AND (prevention or control or management) AND pregnan* 744
AMED (“urinary tract infection” or UTI or bacteriuria or cystitis) AND (prevention or control or management) AND pregnan* 0
BNI (“urinary tract infection” or UTI or bacteriuria or cystitis) AND (prevention or control or management) AND pregnan* 10
CINAHL (“urinary tract infection” or UTI or bacteriuria or cystitis) AND (prevention or control or management) AND pregnan* 66
Medline (“urinary tract infection” or UTI or bacteriuria or cystitis) AND (prevention or control or management) AND pregnan* 397
PubMed (“urinary tract infection” or UTI or bacteriuria or cystitis) AND (prevention or control or management) AND pregnan* 942
PsycINFO (“urinary tract infection” or UTI or bacteriuria or cystitis) AND (prevention or control or management) AND pregnan* 4
Cochrane Trials (“urinary tract infection” or UTI or bacteriuria or cystitis) AND (prevention or control or management) AND pregnan* 102
SCOPUS (TITLE-ABS-KEY (“urinary tract infection” OR UTI OR bacteriuria OR cystitis) AND TITLE-ABS-KEY (prevention or control or management) AND TITLE-ABS-KEY (pregnan*) AND NOT TITLE-ABS-KEY (catheter OR catheter AND associated) AND NOT TITLE-ABS-KEY (antibacterial* OR antibiotic* OR antimicrobial*)
Note: additional terms searched using ‘NOT’ due to too many results
1008
ScienceDirect (“urinary tract infection” or UTI or bacteriuria or cystitis) AND (prevention or control or management) AND pregnan* 3
Manual search   0
Total   3276