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Ovid HealthSTAR Database Reload Scheduled – May 2020


Ovid HealthSTAR Database Reload Scheduled

Dear Ovid Embase Customer:

The Ovid HealthSTAR (HSTR) database reload date is scheduled to be live on Tuesday, May 26, 2020. Alerts will be run on Friday, May 22, 2020.

The reload will implement the 2020 Medline MeSH and the annual update of input. In addition, Ovid has made the following changes:

Registry and Related Registry Numbers are now searchable. They are now available in the scope notes of the Subject Heading terms.

1 New Limit

  • No Language Specified

1 New Publication Type Limit

  • Randomized Controlled Trial, Veterinary

4 Changed Publication Type Limits

  • Evaluation Study
  • Government Publication
  • Validation Study
  • Webcast

1 Deleted Field

  • Publisher (PB)

1 Deleted Limit

  • Checktags

Feel free to contact Customer Support with any questions by sending an email to [email protected].


Wolters Kluwer – Ovid