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MEDLINE Updates and Changes

There were many updates and changes to MEDLINE in 2012, with more to come in 2013.

A few highlights:

  1. 302 new MeSH headings
  2. 56 MeSH headings changed or deleted
  3. Personal Narratives reintroduced as a new Publication Type
  4. Author replies will be assigned a separate citation
  5. Grant numbers will include a two-letter grand code with associated organization abbreviations
  6. Identifier, formerly NameID provides a unique identifier associated with the author, corporate author, or investigator name

For more information on these updates and changes, please visit the NLM Technical Bulletin. [da]

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