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We tested these search strings against articles on 2 conditions relevant to (thoracic and temporomandibular pain).

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For each term that was able to retrieve more than 100 abstracts, we systematiy extracted a sample of abstracts from which we estimated the proportion of studies potentially relevant to .

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We then constructed 2 search strings: 1 narrow (threshold of pertinent articles ≥ 40%) and 1 expanded (including all terms for which a proportion had been calculated).

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We calculated the number of abstracts needed to read (NNR) to identify 1 potentially pertinent article in the context of these conditions.

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