Search Embase with Dialog

Search Embase, the biomedical and pharmacological database, through the Dialog platform.

By accessing Embase directly through Dialog, you can take advantage of our flexible pricing options, powerful search features and unmatched range of other content sources.

Take a look below to learn more about the advantages of using Dialog to search Embase.

The benefits of using Dialog

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Search Embase with Precision Research Tools

Dialog allows users to perform cross-database searches, download results, save searches and create custom reports, all in a single interface. This helps improve collaboration and enables organisations to create custom search workflows that meet their specific requirements. 

In addition, search results are provided in a native qualitative XML format that integrates seamlessly into downstream workflows.

Dialog also includes the Dialog® Alerts Manager, which lets users easily manage multiple searches and set up research alerts. 

Flexible Pricing

Flexible Pricing for Embase Content

We offer flexible pricing models for Embase access on Dialog. From subscription models to a range of transaction-based pricing options, Dialog customers can use Embase at a price and commitment level that suits them:

  • Standard Transactional Plan: Pay as you go access
  • Commitment Plan: Discounts when you commit to a minimum annual contract value
  • Choice and Site License Plans: Flat rate subscriptions for specific databases or groups of databases

Download more information about the flexible pricing options available on Dialog.   

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Search Other Databases in the Same Interface

Through Dialog, researchers can access and search peer-reviewed content in over 140 literature databases (including MEDLINE and Biosis Previews). Together, these databases offer:

  • 1.3 billion authoritative records
  • 20 million pages of newspapers
  • 33 full-text patent authorities
  • 69 bibliographic patent authorities

Using Dialog to Search Embase

We work with businesses around the world to support their pharmaceutical and scientific research efforts. As well as helping them search Embase, we work with them to achieve their end goals – whether that’s a research outcome or regulatory compliance. Click on the examples below to find out more and see how we can support you. 

If you need to search Embase, get in touch with us to discuss your needs and how we can help you.  

Overview of Embase

Embase provides comprehensive bibliographic coverage of the literature on drugs and pharmacology and of all other aspects of human medicine and related disciplines.

Embase is a key resource for biomedical evidence, from published, peer-reviewed literature, in-press publications and conference abstracts. Widely recognized as an authoritative source for generating systematic reviews, Embase’s comprehensive indexing of trial and study types, reviews and meta analyses ensures maximum searchability.

Whether you are monitoring the literature to make informed decisions in evidence-based medicine or are engaged in pharmacovigilance and post-market monitoring of your products, Embase is the ideal solution.

Embase includes conference abstracts from 11,500+ biomedical, drug and medical device conferences dating back to 2009.

Full-text indexing of drug, disease and medical device data facilitates precise searching via the detailed life science thesaurus Emtree. This covers trade, generic and chemical designations for drugs, medical device trade and manufacturer names, disease names and more. Dialog offers an interactive thesaurus, updated three times per year, to provide full access to all these terms, and their broader and narrower hierarchies, subheadings and scope notes.

What areas does Embase cover?

  • Drug research
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacoeconomics
  • Pharmaceutics
  • Toxicology
  • Human medicine
  • Basic biological research
  • Health policy and management
  • Public, occupational and environmental health
  • Substance dependence and abuse
  • Psychiatry
  • Forensic science
  • Biomedical engineering and instrumentation
  • Medical devices

What questions can Embase help to answer? 

Use Embase to answer such questions as:

  • What is the latest evidence for anti-PD-1 therapies in the treatment of cancer?
  • Have any clinical trials been conducted on an ebola vaccine?
  • Are there any systematic reviews on the treatment of hepatitis C?
  • What are the adverse effects of nivolumab?

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