Conference Proceedings Worksheet
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Begin with Conference Proceedings Citation Indexes. Be sure to check the boxes to search
the two conference indexes as demonstrated in this unit’s PowerPoint. If you do
not have the settings as instructed, you WILL get incorrect answers.
First, do a basic for colonoscopy. Examine
your results and answer the following in a brief paragraph: This search gives you 3 document types (as
shown in the Refine Results column), what are they? How are these types
different from each other? [4 pts]
Use the Analyze results tools to assess the research
that has gone into these papers and articles.
Where in the world is the majority of research happening? Who is funding
that work and what is the most important conference for this subject? [3
Return to the results screen and look at the
sort options at the top of the page.
Consider these options as a medical researcher. Why would you want to
use these options? Give two examples. [2
Conduct a search for conference proceedings on a health,
medicine, or health literacy topic that interests you. Find one paper and tell
about it. At what conference was the paper first presented? What was the
research method? Does the conclusion of the study suggest the need for
additional future research in your opinion?
Are there citing articles connected to the record? [6 pts]