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2020 MeSH Highlights

Class Details

Join NLM staff for a highlight tour of the 2020 Medical Subject Headings (MeSH). The presentation will feature:

• Updates to the Infections tree
• Additional clinical trial publication types
• Updates to Cell Death terms
• Additional terminology for myotoxicity and ototoxicity

Following the presentation, Indexing and MeSH experts will be available to answer your questions.

Friday, January 10, 2020
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Region/Office: National
Jan 10, 2020
2:00PM - 3:00PM ET

Class Overview

Each year the Medical Subject Headings are updated with changes, additions and deletions. This class will highlight new and important changes to MeSH and discuss how they will impact you as a PubMed searcher. Experts from the National Library of Medicine will also be available to answer your questions about the changes.

See also MeSH Changes and PubMed Searching.


Successful participants will be able to:

  • Locate reference summaries of changes to MeSH
  • Describe how changes to MeSH might affect your saved searches