Filters for PubMed (NLM), MEDLINE (Ovid), Embase (Ovid), and CENTRAL (Cochrane Library) to help identify studies relevant to LMIC.
Filters are based on the World Bank list of countries (2019), classified as low-income, lower-middle-income or upper-middle-income economies:
As yet, none of the filters have been tested for sensitivity and precision.
If you would like to help improve these filters, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Any comments and suggestions are more than welcome.
View LMIC Filters 2020
View an evaluation of the LMIC Filters 2020 in the Cochrane Information Specialist (CIS) Support Digest, Issue 61, June 2020
8 July 2020