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       br_pmfetch — PubMed Client


       br_pmfetch [options...]  ["query string"]

       br_pmfetch [--query"query string"]  [other options...]


       This manual page documents briefly the br_pmfetch.

       br_pmfetch  is  a  command  line program to query PubMed. It can take a
       variety of options (documented below) to restrict  your  search  query,
       which is specified by the query string.


       -q           --query
                 Query string for PubMed search.

       -t           --title
                 Title of the article to search.

       -j           --journal
                 Journal title to search.

       -v           --volume
                 Journal volume to search.

       -i           --issue
                 Journal issue to search.

       -p           --page
                 First page number of the article to search.

       -a           --author
                 Author name to search.

       -m           --mesh
                 MeSH term to search.

       -f           --format
                 Summary output format. Options are endnote, medline, bibitem,
                 bibtex,  report,  abstract   nature,   science,   genome_res,
                 genome_biol, nar, current, trends, cell.

                 Output only a list of PudMed IDs.

       -n           --retmax
                 Number of articles to retrieve at the maximum.

       -N           --retstart
                 Starting number of articles to retrieve.

       -s           --sort
                 Sort  method  for  the  summary  output.  Options are author,
                 journal, pub+date.

                 Search articles published within recent # of days.

                 Search articles published after the date YYYY/MM/DD.

                 Search articles published before the date YYYY/MM/DD.

                 Output help and then exit.

                 Output example usages and then exit.

                 Output version number and then exit.


       The following pages have information  on  the  PubMed  search  options:


       This manual page was written by David Nusinow  for
       the  Debian  system (but may be used by others).  Permission is granted
       to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of  the
       GNU  General  Public  License, Version 2 any later version published by
       the Free Software Foundation.

       On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public  License
       can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.