Use CINAHL Options to Limit to Qualitative Research
Finding qualitative articles can be difficult, but CINHAL has multiple ways that you can apply to get the articles you need. It's really all about your limit options.
Type in your search term
Limit to Research Article and/or Peer Reviewed
You may also want to use the full text limit
Try any of the options below to limit to qualitative articles. You may have to experiment to see which option gives you the best results. Some limits will be more effective than others depending on your main subject.
Options for limiting to Qualitative Articles
Try adding Qualitative Studies as a subject to your search.
Try the Publication Type limit to limit to specific publication types that are qualitative:
Try the Clinical Queries limit
Qualitative - High Sensitivity (broader)
Qualitative - High Specificity (narrower)
Qualitative - Best Balanced (balanced between sensitivity and specificity )
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