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From: Effects of long-chain fatty acid supplementation on the growth performance of grower and finisher pigs: a meta-analysis

Search Query Items found
PubMed
 #1 Search: (((((pig) OR swine) OR boar) OR piglet) OR gilt) sow) OR barrow)); Filters: Publication date from 2000/01/01 to 2018/09/30 138,595
 #2 Search: ((((((((((fatty acid) OR Acids, Fatty) OR Fatty Acids, Esterified) OR Acids, Esterified Fatty) OR Esterified Fatty Acids) OR Fatty Acids, Saturated) OR Acids, Saturated Fatty) OR Saturated Fatty Acids) OR Aliphatic Acids) OR Acids, Aliphatic)); Filters: Publication date from 2000/01/01 to 2018/09/30 278,866
 #3 Search: (growth performance) or (production performance); Filters: Publication date from 2000/01/01 to 2018/09/30 88,993
 #1 AND #2 AND #3   377
Web of Science
 #1 TS = (pig OR piglet OR sow OR gilt OR barrow OR boar OR swine) 453,157
 #2 TS = (fatty acid OR Acids, Fatty OR Fatty Acids, Esterified OR Acids, Esterified Fatty OR Esterified Fatty Acids OR Fatty Acids, Saturated OR Acids, Saturated Fatty OR Saturated Fatty Acids OR Aliphatic Acids OR Acids, Aliphatic) 489,479
 #3 TS = (growth performance OR production performance) 2,068
 #1 AND #2 AND #3   1,969