As with any question, keep in mind that subject headings may be different across databases:
|CINAHL||Medline||Global Health Databases - Ovid|
|World health||World health||NA use keywords|
|International relations||International cooperation||International cooperation|
|National health programs||National health programs||NA use keywords|
|Health care reform||Health care reform||Health policy|
|Cultural competence||Cultural Competency||NA use keywords|
|NA use keywords||Capacity building||NA use keywords|
|Developing countries||Developing countries||Developing countries|
|NA use keywords||
Community-based participatory research
Consider changes in terminology over the years...
~1947-1990’s: third world countries
Use keywords and search in specific fields. Each database has fields that can be used to search for specific geographic locations.
For example in the Global Health database you have two useful fields:
Here is an example that shows how you can find articles by geographic location using a subject heading (see line 13) or by searching in specific fields using keywords:
Contact the librarian for help using specific fields!