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Survey Instruments and Methodology: A Guide

How to find questionnaires, surveys, measurement and testing instruments for research.

Terms and Methods

Finding appropriate terminology:

MEDLINE (PubMed) or OvidSP
Useful MeSH headings include:

  • Questionnaires
  • Psychological tests
  • Psychometrics
  • Process assessment (health care)
  • Outcome and process assessment (health care)
  • Aptitude tests
  • Language tests
  • Neuropsychological tests
  • Personality tests

Try evaluation studies as an "article type" limit

    For more terms search the MeSH database online.  


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