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Monkeypox: Core Clinical Resources

About this guide

We have attempted to gather information and literature about Monkeypox that will be immediately useful to practicing clinicians at Duke, staff, and students across the health professions. We welcome feedback and suggestions.

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PubMed Core Search Strategy

Use the following search strategy as your starting point to finding literature on Monkeypox in PubMed. Feel free to copy/paste the search into PubMed and add additional search terms. For example, use the following search and combine with AND transmission to find literature on Monkeypox and transmisson.

The search is also hyperlinked and will open up in PubMed  If the hyperlink does not work, please copy the search string and paste it into PubMed

("Monkeypox"[Mesh] OR "Monkeypox virus"[Mesh] OR monkeypox[tw] OR "monkey pox"[tw])

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