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Descriptor English:   Mass Drug Administration 
Descriptor Spanish:   Administración Masiva de Medicamentos 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Administração Massiva de Medicamentos 
Synonyms English:   Drug Administration, Mass
Mass Administration
Mass Administrations
Mass Drug Administrations  
Tree Number:   E02.319.162.575
N06.850.275.500
N06.850.780.200.600
Definition English:   Administration of a medication to at-risk individuals in a population without individual diagnosis. It is often used in order to treat, control, and/or prevent spread of often endemic DISEASE OUTBREAKS such as NEGLECTED DISEASES in high disease burden areas. 
See Related English:   Mass Vaccination
 
History Note English:   2018 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects CL classification
EC economics ES ethics
HI history IS instrumentation
MT methods MO mortality
NU nursing PX psychology
ST standards SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends VE veterinary
Record Number:   57171 
Unique Identifier:   D000074381 

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