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Qualifier in English: therapeutic use
Qualifier in Spanish: uso terapéutico
Qualifier in Portuguese: uso terapêutico
Qualifier in French: usage thérapeutique
Scope note: Used with drugs, biological preparations, and physical agents for their use in the prophylaxis and treatment of disease. It includes veterinary use.
Annotation: subhead only; for treatment or preventive use of drugs or physical agents in clinical or experimental human or animal disease; indexing policy: Manual 19.8.71; DF: /ther use or /TU
Online Note: search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/TU or TU (SH) or SUBS APPLY TU
History Note: 66; used with Category D 1966; D & H 1967-89; D 1990 forward
Entry Version: THER USE
Abbreviation: TU
DeCS UI: 22073
Descriptor UI: Q000627
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1973/12/27
Revision Date: 2004/07/13
therapeutic use - Preferred
Concept UI M0030820
Scope note Used with drugs, biological preparations, and physical agents for their use in the prophylaxis and treatment of disease. It includes veterinary use.
Preferred term therapeutic use



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