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Embase Basics

This guide provides basic information about using the Embase online database.

The Drug search option functions like advanced search, but with drug-specific limiting options like drug subheadings and administration types.

Example search: build a query to find resources about adverse drug reactions or drug interactions involving orally-administered Vraylar in humans


The Disease search option functions like advanced search, but with disease-specific limiting options like disease subheadings.

Example search: build a query to find English-language conference papers about the etiology of psychosis


The Device search option functions like advanced search, but with device-specific limiting options like device subheadings.

Example search: build a query to find reviews of economic aspects of Pacemakers