Your assignment is to find information on a surgical technology-related topic.
Databases have controlled vocabularies and in order to find scholarly articles on your topic, you need to use the same vocabulary as the database. Look for a link to thesaurus, subject headings, etc. To save time searching, use the asterisk (*) to search all forms of the root of the word/phrase, as well as synonyms
Here are some keywords and phrases you could use:
- "surgical techn*" AND "robotic surgery"
*=technologist, technologists, technician, technicians, technology, etc.
- "operating room technician*"
*=technician or technicians
Reminder: Use quotes when searching phrases (except in PubMed).