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Table 1 Database search terms employed in initial searches April 2017

From: Transnational social networks, health, and care: a systematic narrative literature review

# Search Search terms used (searches in Medline, Embase, and PsycInfo)
DOMAIN 1: SOCIAL EXCHANGES
1. Social remittances.mp.
2. Social remittances.mp. [mp = title, abstract, heading word, drug trade name, original title, device manufacturer, drug manufacturer, device trade name, keyword, floating subheading]
3. transnational exchange$.tw.
4. (social adj5 norm$).tw.
5. (social adj5 practice$).tw.
6. (social adj5 identit$).tw.
7. Cultural diffusion.mp. [mp = title, abstract, heading word, drug trade name, original title, device manufacturer, drug manufacturer, device trade name, keyword, floating subheading]
8. ((change$ or alter* or differen$) adj10 normative value$).tw.
9. Social remitting.mp. [mp = title, abstract, heading word, drug trade name, original title, device manufacturer, drug manufacturer, device trade name, keyword, floating subheading]
10. social network$.tw.
11. social exchange$.tw.
12. kinship network$.tw.
13. Friendship network$.tw.
14 transnational transfer$.tw.
15. transnational transmission$.tw.
16. transnational communit$.tw.
17. Knowledge transfer.tw.
18. Information exchange.tw.
19. (transfer adj5 information).tw.
20. 1 or 2 or 3 or 4 or 5 or 6 or 7 or 8 or 9 or 10 or 11 or 12 or 13 or 14 or 15 or 16 or 17 or 18 or 19
DOMAIN 2: MIGRANTS
21. immigrant*.tw.
22. emigrant$.tw.
23. Immigration.tw.
24. Emigration.tw.
25. Source country.tw.
26. Origin country.tw.
27. Destination country.tw.
28. Host country.tw.
29. Stay behind.tw.
30. stayer$.tw.
31. (mover or movers).tw.
32. Remain behind.tw.
33. refugee$.tw.
34. asylum seeker$.tw.
35. 21 or 22 or 23 or 24 or 25 or 26 or 27 or 28 or 29 or 30 or 31 or 32 or 33 or 34
COMBINING DOMAIN 1 (SOCIAL EXCHANGES) AND DOMAIN 2 (MIGRANTS)
36. 20 and 35