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This service searches PubMed for matching entries

Input ports

  • db - This parameter is not used and has no effect
  • field - An optional field to search - otherwise all the record is searched
  • maxdate - An optional maximal year
  • mindate - An optional minimal year
  • retmax - Total number of UIDs from the retrieved set to be shown in the XML output (default=20)
  • retstart - Sequential index of the first UID in the retrieved set to be shown in the XML output (default=0, corresponding to the first record of the entire set). This parameter can be used in conjunction with retmax to download an arbitrary subset of UIDs retrieved from a search
  • rettype -  an optional parameter indicating whether to return the uilist or count. Defaults to uilist
  • term - A mandatory term to search for

Output ports

  • outputText - matching entries in XML format
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