By Jan Dirk Blom

A Dictionary of Hallucinations is designed to function a reference handbook for neuroscientists, psychiatrists, psychiatric citizens, psychologists, neurologists, historians of psychiatry, normal practitioners, and teachers dealing professionally with strategies of hallucinations and different sensory deceptions.

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Specific steps of a literature search 1 . D et e r m i n e t h e s c o p e o f t h e l i t e r at u r e r e v i e w 3 . 1. Scope • Inclusion criteria • Exclusion criteria 4 . 2. 2 • • • Evaluate each paper in relation to Methods used Relevance to local area Validity of findings 2 . D et e r m i n e t h e s o u r c e s o f r e l e v a n t l i t e r at u r e 5. 1. 2. Secondary and tertiary sources (also called grey literature) such as review articles, reports, citations in journal articles, books, literature directories, Internet databases, newspapers, personal communications and unpublished data 44 6 .

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