Table 1

Search strategy defined along PCC guidelines,7 including complete strategy incorporating Boolean operators and MeSH terminology

Population terminologyJunior doctor, resident, registrar
Concept terminologyEducation, training
Context terminologyCOVID, coronavirus, epidemic, pandemic
Search strategy(“education” OR “training”) AND (“COVID” OR “coronavirus” OR “epidemic” OR “pandemic”) AND (“junior doctor” OR “resident” OR “registrar”) AND NOT (“student”)
MeSH termsInternship and residency, medical staff
  • MeSH, medical subject heading; PCC, population, context, concept.