Descriptors Found: 1
Displaying: 1 .. 1  

 1 / 1 DeCS     
Descriptor English:   Health Research Policy 
Descriptor Spanish:   Política de Investigación en Salud 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Política de Pesquisa em Saúde 
Tree Number:   SH1.010.010.020
Definition English:   Set of guiding elements for research and innovation in health, focused to the health needs of a country, aiming to develop and optimize the absorption of scientific and technological knowledge by industry, health services and the community. It should be understood as a component of the National Health Policy, acting as an inducer of scientific and technological development in health. Health research should cover not only the areas of health knowledge (biomedical, clinical and public health) as well as research in other areas of knowledge applied to "health sector" (Free translation from the original: PNCTI / S of Health Ministry of Brazil). 
Record Number:   50005 

Occurrence in VHL: