TABLE 1

Full Electronic Search Strategy Executed for PubMed

Transition[Title/Abstract] OR Transitional[Title/Abstract] OR Transitions[Title/Abstract]
 OR handoff[Title/Abstract] OR handoffs[Title/Abstract] OR “discharge
 planning”[Title/Abstract] OR transfer[Title/Abstract] OR transfers[Title/Abstract]
 OR patient discharge[MeSH Terms] OR “hand over”[Title/Abstract]
 OR handover[Title/Abstract]
AND
(((outpatient[Title/Abstract] OR home[Title/Abstract] OR clinic[Title/Abstract])
AND
(“emergency room”[Title/Abstract] OR “emergency department”[Title/Abstract]))
OR
(inpatient[Title/Abstract]
AND
(home[Title/Abstract] OR icu[Title/Abstract] OR “intensive care unit”[Title/Abstract]))
OR
((“rehabilitation facility”[Title/Abstract] OR “skilled nursing facility”[Title/Abstract] OR “long term care”[Title/Abstract])
AND
hospital[Title/Abstract] OR inpatient[Title/Abstract])
OR
((“primary care”[Title/Abstract] OR “general practitioner”[Title/Abstract]) AND specialist[Title/Abstract])
OR
((“emergency room”[Title/Abstract] OR “emergency department”[Title/Abstract])
AND
hospital[Title/Abstract] OR inpatient[Title/Abstract]))