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Descriptor in English: Parents
Descriptor in Spanish: Padres
Descriptor in Portuguese: Pais
Descriptor in French: Parents
Entry term(s): Age, Parental
Ages, Parental
Parent
Parental Age
Parental Ages
Parenthood Status
Status, Parenthood
Step Parents
Step-Parent
Step-Parents
Stepparent
Stepparents
Tree number(s): F01.829.263.500.320
I01.880.853.150.500.340
M01.620
Scope note: Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.
Annotation: HUMAN only; /psychol: consider also PARENT-CHILD RELATIONS; "unwed parent": coord IM with ILLEGITIMACY (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: ED education
PX psychology
History Note: 69(67)
See also the descriptors: Child of Impaired Parents MeSH
Parental Consent MeSH
Parental Notification MeSH
Single Parent MeSH
DeCS UI: 10479
Descriptor UI: D010290
Date Established: 1969/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/09
Parents - Preferred
Concept UI M0015946
Scope note Persons functioning as natural, adoptive, or substitute parents. The heading includes the concept of parenthood as well as preparation for becoming a parent.
Preferred term Parents
Entry term(s) Parent
Parenthood Status - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0015945
Preferred term Parenthood Status
Entry term(s) Status, Parenthood
Step-Parents - Narrower
Concept UI M0015947
Preferred term Step-Parents
Entry term(s) Step Parents
Step-Parent
Stepparent
Stepparents
Parental Age - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0015943
Preferred term Parental Age
Entry term(s) Age, Parental
Ages, Parental
Parental Ages



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