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Qualifier in English: instrumentation
Qualifier in Spanish: instrumentación
Qualifier in Portuguese: instrumentação
Qualifier in French: instrumentation
Entry term(s): apparatus
appliances
devices
equipment
instruments
Scope note: Used with diagnostic or therapeutic procedures, analytic techniques, and specialties or disciplines, for the development or modification of apparatus, instruments, or equipment.
Annotation: subhead only; includes "apparatus", "appliances", "instruments","equipment", "supplies", "devices"; not for techniques ( = /methods); see MeSH scope note in Introduction; indexing policy: Manual 19.8.40; DF: /instrum or /IS
Online Note: search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/IS or IS (SH) or SUBS APPLY IS
History Note: 66; used with Category E-H 1966-67; E-H & J 1968-74; E, F2, F4, G1-3, H, J & L 1975-81; E1-6, F2, F4, G1-3, H, J & L 1982-89; E1-6, F4 & G1-2 1990 forward
Entry Version: INSTRUM
Abbreviation: IS
DeCS UI: 22039
Descriptor UI: Q000295
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1973/12/27
Revision Date: 2003/07/24
instrumentation - Preferred
Concept UI M0030489
Scope note Used with diagnostic or therapeutic procedures, analytic techniques, and specialties or disciplines, for the development or modification of apparatus, instruments, or equipment.
Preferred term instrumentation
instruments - Narrower
Concept UI M0030494
Preferred term instruments
devices - Narrower
Concept UI M0030490
Preferred term devices
equipment - Narrower
Concept UI M0030491
Preferred term equipment
apparatus - Narrower
Concept UI M0030492
Preferred term apparatus
appliances - Narrower
Concept UI M0030493
Preferred term appliances



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