It can be helpful to find articles relevant to your discipline/field that also use the NIS database for analysis. To find articles on any discipline that use the NIS data set, click here. If you would like personalized search assistance from a librarian on your research topic, please fill out our consultation form.
To find articles specific to your field/discipline, you can copy/paste this simple search string into PubMed and add your focus in the highlighted area:
("national inpatient sample" OR "nationwide inpatient sample" OR NIS OR HCUP) AND (add your discipline, focus, area of study here)
An example of a discipline-specific search would look like this:
("national inpatient sample" OR "nationwide inpatient sample" NIS OR HCUP) AND (gynecology OR gynaecology OR "Gynecology"[Mesh])