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Table 2 Combined Medical Subject Headings (MESH terms) and free-text term search in MEDLINE via OVID

From: Marginal bone loss around oral implants supporting fixed versus removable prostheses: a systematic review

1 exp Dental Prosthesis/
2 exp Dental Implants/
3 exp Dental Prosthesis Retention/
4 exp Jaw, Edentulous/rh, su [Rehabilitation, Surgery]
5 Exp Bone-Implant Interface/
Patient population and intervention
6 Periodontal Atrophy/
7 exp Alveolar Bone Loss/
8 exp Gingival Recession
9 exp Periodontal Attachment Loss/
10 exp Alveolar Process/rh [Radiography]
11 exp Mandible/su [Surgery]
12 exp Maxilla/su [Surgery|
Outcome
13 1 or 2 or 3 or 4
14 5 or 6 or 7 or 8 or 9 or 10 or 11 or 12
15 13 or 14
16 randomized controlled trial.pt.
17 controlled clinical trial.pt.
18 randomized.ab.
19 placebo.ab.
20 clinical trial as topic.sh.
21 randomly.ab.
22 trial.ti.
Study design
23 16 or 17 or 18 or 19 or 20 or 21 or 22
24 exp animals/ not humans.sh.
25 23 not 24
26 15 and 25