• Inclusive language
    For DeCS 2024 edition, descriptors in Portuguese that had a scope note or that nominally contained terms with an ableist bias were reviewed. Additionally, some … Read more
  • World Hypertension Day
    The World Hypertension Day is commemorated every May 17th, aiming to raise awareness about the risks of this disease. When typing “Hypertension” in DeCS’ search … Read more
  • Homeopathy Category Revision
    The Homeopathy category had last been revised around ten years ago. Having the 2025 edition as a deadline, the highlight of 2024 edition concerning this … Read more


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