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Descriptor English: Preventive Psychiatry
Descriptor Spanish: Psiquiatría Preventiva
Descriptor Portuguese: Psiquiatria Preventiva
Descriptor French: Psychiatrie préventive
Entry term(s): Psychiatry, Preventive
Tree number(s): F04.096.544.215.508
H02.403.690.150.580
H02.403.720.750.550
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011316
Scope note: A discipline concerned with the prevention of mental illness and the promotion of mental health.
Annotation: specialty; do not confuse with MENTAL DISORDERS /prev or specific ment disord /prev or with MENTAL HEALTH
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under COMMUNITY PSYCHIATRY 1980-90; was see under PSYCHIATRY, COMMUNITY 1973-79
Online Note: search COMMUNITY PSYCHIATRY 1973-74
History Note: 91(75); was see under COMMUNITY PSYCHIATRY 1980-90; was see under PSYCHIATRY, COMMUNITY 1973-79
Entry Version: PREV PSYCHIATRY
Related: Preventive Health Services MeSH
DeCS ID: 11752
Unique ID: D011316
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Preventive Psychiatry - Preferred
Concept UI M0017568
Scope note A discipline concerned with the prevention of mental illness and the promotion of mental health.
Preferred term Preventive Psychiatry
Entry term(s) Psychiatry, Preventive



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