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Table 2 Age group slider bar limit description and corresponding PubMed filters

From: SLIM: an alternative Web interface for MEDLINE/PubMed searches – a preliminary study

Slider Value Limit Description PubMed Filter
0 Default No age limits
1–8 Newborn (Birth – 1 month) "infant, newborn"[MeSH Terms]
9–16 Infant (1–23 months) "infant"[MeSH Terms:noexp]
17–24 Infant Group (Birth-23 months) "infant"[MeSH Terms]
25–32 Preschool Child (2–5 years) "child, preschool"[MeSH Terms]
33–40 Child (6–12 years) "child"[MeSH Terms:noexp]
41–48 Adolescent (13–18 years) "adolescent"[MeSH Terms]
49–56 Child Group (0–18 years) ("infant"[MeSH Terms] OR "child"[MeSH Terms] OR "adolescent"[MeSH Terms])
57–64 Adult (19–44 years) "adult"[MeSH Terms:noexp]
65–72 Middle Aged (45–64 years) "middle aged"[MeSH Terms]
73–80 Middle Aged + Aged (45+ years) ("middle aged"[MeSH Terms] OR "aged"[MeSH Terms])
81–88 Adult Group (19+ years) "adult"[MeSH Terms]
89–96 Aged (65+ years) "aged"[MeSH Terms]
97–100 80 and over (80+ years) "aged, 80 and over"[MeSH Terms]