|Qualifier in English:||mortality|
|Qualifier in Spanish:||mortalidad|
|Qualifier in Portuguese:||mortalidade|
|Qualifier in French:||mortalité|
|Scope note:||Used with human and veterinary diseases for mortality statistics. For deaths resulting from various procedures statistically but for a death resulting in a specific case, use FATAL OUTCOME, not /mortality.
|Annotation:||subhead only; includes "survival"; see MeSH scope note in Introduction; indexing policy: Manual 19.8.47; DF: /mortal or /MO CATALOG: may be subdivided geographically
|Online Note:||search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/MO or MO (SH) or SUBS APPLY MO
|History Note:||67; used with Category C, E & F 1967-74; C, E & F3-4 1975-86; C, E, F3-4 & SMOKING 1988; C, E, F3-4, ACCIDENTS+ & SMOKING+ 1989; C, E4 & F3 1990 forward
|Date of Entry:||1973/12/27|
mortality - Preferred
|Scope note||Used with human and veterinary diseases for mortality statistics. For deaths resulting from various procedures statistically but for a death resulting in a specific case, use FATAL OUTCOME, not /mortality.|
|Preferred term||death rate|
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