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Qualifier English: standards
Qualifier Spanish: normas
Qualifier Portuguese: normas
Qualifier French: normes
Entry term(s): criteria
guidelines
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/Q000592
Scope note: Used with facilities, personnel, and program headings for the development, testing, and application of standards of adequacy or acceptable performance and with chemicals and drugs for standards of identification, quality, and potency. It includes health or safety standards in industries and occupations.
Annotation: subhead only; for standards in testing & performance of programs & procedures; with drugs for standards in assay techniques, quality & potency; see MeSH scope note in Introduction; indexing policy: Manual 19.8.67; DF: /stand or /ST CATALOG: may be subdivided geographically
Online Note: search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/ST or ST (SH) or SUBS APPLY ST
History Note: 68; used with Category D, E, H-J, L & N 1968; D-F, H-J, L & N 1969-74; D, E, F4, G1-3, H-J, L & N 1975-89; D, E, F4, G1-2, I2-3, J & N2 1990 forward
Entry Version: STAND
Abbreviation: ST
DeCS ID: 22048
Unique ID: Q000592
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Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1973/12/27
Revision Date: 2003/07/24
standards - Preferred
Concept UI M0030789
Scope note Used with facilities, personnel, and program headings for the development, testing, and application of standards of adequacy or acceptable performance and with chemicals and drugs for standards of identification, quality, and potency. It includes health or safety standards in industries and occupations.
Preferred term standards
guidelines - Narrower
Concept UI M0030790
Preferred term guidelines
criteria - Narrower
Concept UI M0030791
Preferred term criteria



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