StATS: Counterpoint on Google Scholar (July 19, 2005)

A recently published article:

casts some doubt on the utility of Google Scholar as a resource for searching for medical information and describes some competing resources, such as:

A Rapid Response letter added some additional comments and noted a valuable paper on optimizing your Medline search:

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