Descriptor in English: Posture
Descriptor in Spanish: Postura
Descriptor in Portuguese: Postura
Descriptor in French: Posture
Entry term(s): Postures
Tree number(s): G11.427.695
Scope note: The position or physical attitude of the body.
Allowable Qualifiers: PH physiology
See also the descriptors: Hypotension, Orthostatic MeSH
Kinesics MeSH
Patient Positioning MeSH
DeCS UI: 11625
Descriptor UI: D011187
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/06/01
Posture - Preferred
Concept UI M0017373
Scope note The position or physical attitude of the body.
Preferred term Posture
Entry term(s) Postures

We want your feedback on the new DeCS / MeSH website

We invite you to complete a survey that will take no more than 3 minutes.

Go to survey