2019 Embase: Excerpta Medica (EMED) Reload News

The Embase: Excerpta Medica (EMED) database has been reloaded to implement the new 2019 Thesaurus Tool.

Changes in the new thesaurus:

     Emtree terms improvement:

     Emtree Terms Changed in January 2019:

In addition, Ovid has made the following changes to the database:

3 Changed Fields

Label   Field Name What's New



When only the Electronic ISSN is available, it will now display in this field followed by the word (electronic).


Retraction Notice


Two-code was changed from NR to NE


Number of References


Two-code was changed from RF to NR

Complete details on new and changed fields are available in the database guide. If you have any questions, contact your Ovid Support Representative at wkhealth-support@wolterskluwer.com.

Reload News last updated November 04, 2019.