Table 1

Search strategy

Search strategy PubMed/MEDLINE (adapted for CENTRAL)
SearchSearch terms
1dyslipid*[Title/Abstract]
2dyslipidemia[MeSH Terms]
3hyperlipid*[Title/Abstract]
4hyperlipidemia[MeSH Terms]
5hypercholesterol*[Title/Abstract]
6essential hypercholesterolemia[MeSH Terms]
7hypertriglycerid*[Title/Abstract]
8hypertriglyceridemia[MeSH Terms]
9“lipid disorder”[Title/Abstract]
10#1 OR #2 OR #3 OR #4 OR #5 OR #6 OR #7 OR #8 OR #9
11prevalence[Title/Abstract]
12prevalence[MeSH Terms]
13#11 OR #12
14#10 AND #13
  • CENTRAL, Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials.