ProQuest Dissertation and Theses Database - Sofia University

Using a three-step search strategy, databases of CINAHL, Pub Med, Scopus, Embase, Mednar, TROVE, ProQuest dissertation and Thesis, NHMRC, Department of Health and Ageing, Australian Indigenous Health Infonet and Conference proceedings and Australian Digital Theses where searched for published and unpublished studies in English from 1995 to2012. Hand-searching the Aboriginal and Islander Health Worker Journal was also included in the searching process.

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We searched the specialized registers of the Cochrane Neuromuscular Disease Group (31 July 2012), MEDLINE (January 1966 to July 2012), EMBASE (January 1947 to July 2012), CENTRAL (2012, Issue 7 in the Cochrane Library), CINAHL Plus(January 1937 to July 2012), Proquest Dissertation and Thesis Database (January 1980 to July 2012), and the National Institute of Health Clinical Trials Database (July 2012). No language restrictions were imposed.


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We searched the specialized registers of the Cochrane Neuromuscular Disease Group (31 July 2012) using the terms surgery, spine, spinal, vertebra, vertebrae, spinal fusion, scoliosis, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and Duchenne. We also searched MEDLINE (January 1966 to July 2012), EMBASE (January 1947 to July 2012), CENTRAL (2012, issue 7 in the Cochrane Library), CINAHL Plus (January 1937 to July 2012), Proquest Dissertation and Thesis Database (January 1980 to July 2012), and the National Institute of Health Clinical Trials Database (July 2012).