Search strategy

Search strategy

Database: Medline, including Medline in-process; epubs ahead of print and daily update

Platform: Ovid

Version: 1950 – 15th February 2017

Search date:16th February 2017

Number of results retrieved: 266

Search strategy:

1 exp Obesity/ (171895)

2 Overweight/ (18158)

3 (obes* or "excess weight" or overweight or "over weight" or bmi or "body mass index" or fat or "waist circumference" or adiposity).tw. (520429)

4 1 or 2 or 3 (552307)

5 Liraglutide/ (985)

6 liraglutide.tw. (1517)

7 Saxenda.tw. (14)

8 NN2211.tw. (25)

9 "NN 2211".tw. (3)

10 5 or 6 or 7 or 8 or 9 (1670)

11 Randomized Controlled Trial.pt. (450371)

12 Controlled Clinical Trial.pt. (92108)

13 Clinical Trial.pt. (511384)

14 exp Clinical Trials as Topic/ (305434)

15 Placebos/ (34250)

16 Random Allocation/ (90113)

17 Double-Blind Method/ (143695)

18 Single-Blind Method/ (23797)

19 Cross-Over Studies/ (40938)

20 ((random$ or control$ or clinical$) adj3 (trial$ or stud$)).tw. (1003833)

21 (random$ adj3 allocat$).tw. (28607)

22 placebo$.tw. (190095)

23 ((singl$ or doubl$ or trebl$ or tripl$) adj (blind$ or mask$)).tw. (153211)

24 (crossover$ or (cross adj over$)).tw. (74287)

25 or/11-24 (1723984)

26 animals/ not humans/ (4293002)

27 25 not 26 (1616243)

28 4 and 10 and 27 (266)

Database: Embase

Platform: Ovid

Version: 1974 to February 15th 2017

Search date: 16th February 2017

Number of results retrieved: 677

Search strategy:

1 exp Obesity/ (429276)

2 (obes* or "excess weight" or overweight or "over weight" or bmi or "body mass index" or fat or "waist circumference" or adiposity).tw. (747574)

3 1 or 2 (844832)

4 Liraglutide/ (5419)

5 liraglutide.tw. (3048)

6 Saxenda.tw. (71)

7 NN2211.tw. (35)

8 "NN 2211".tw. (148)

9 4 or 5 or 6 or 7 or 8 (5477)

10 exp Clinical Trials/ (277587)

11 Randomization/ (84845)

12 Placebo/ (332970)

13 Double Blind Procedure/ (141141)

14 Single Blind Procedure/ (29689)

15 Crossover Procedure/ (55263)

16 ((random$ or control$ or clinical$) adj3 (trial$ or stud$)).tw. (1329073)

17 (random$ adj3 allocat$).tw. (34601)

18 placebo$.tw. (253854)

19 ((singl$ or doubl$ or trebl$ or tripl$) adj (blind$ or mask$)).tw. (199809)

20 (crossover$ or (cross adj over$)).tw. (87361)

21 or/10-20 (1788869)

22 nonhuman/ not human/ (3757460)

23 21 not 22 (1729033)

24 3 and 9 and 23 (1071)

25 limit 24 to english (1049)

26 limit 25 to (conference abstract or conference paper or conference proceeding or "conference review" or editorial or note or short survey) (372)

27 25 not 26 (677)

Database: Cochrane Library – incorporating Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR); DARE; CENTRAL; HTA database; NHS EED

Platform: Wiley

Version:

CDSR – 2 of 2, February 2017

DARE – 2 of 4, April 2015 (legacy database)

CENTRAL – 1 of 12, January 2017

HTA – 4 of 4, October 2016

NHS EED – 2 of 4, April 2015 (legacy database)

Search date: 16th February 2017

Number of results retrieved: CDSR – 1; DARE – 0; CENTRAL – 259; HTA – 2; NHS EED – 0.

Search strategy:

ID Search

#1 [mh obesity]

#2 [mh ^overweight]

#3 (obes* or "excess weight" or overweight or "over weight" or bmi or "body mass index" or fat or "waist circumference" or adiposity):ti,ab

#4 #1 or #2 or #3

#5 [mh ^liraglutide]

#6 liraglutide:ti,ab

#7 saxenda:ti,ab

#8 NN2211:ti,ab

#9 "NN 2211":ti,ab

#10 #5 or #6 or #7 or #8 or #9

#11 #4 and #10