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Descriptor English: Prisoners
Descriptor Spanish: Prisioneros
Descriptor prisioneros
Entry term(s) cautivo
cautivos
detenido
detenidos
encarcelado
encarcelados
persona encarcelada
persona privada de libertad
personas encarceladas
personas privadas de libertad
preso
preso político
presos
presos políticos
prisionero político
prisioneros políticos
rehenes
Scope note: Persona privada de libertad y que tiene la actividad restringida por el uso de la fuerza.
Descriptor Portuguese: Prisioneiros
Descriptor French: Prisonniers
Entry term(s): Hostage
Hostages
Prisoner
Tree number(s): M01.729
SP8.473.981.797.832
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011329
Scope note:
Annotation: differentiate from CRIMINAL PSYCHOLOGY; entry term HOSTAGES: coord with VIOLENCE only if particularly discussed
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
ED education
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
Previous Indexing: Prisons (1966-1972)
Public MeSH Note: 74
History Note: 74(73)
DeCS ID: 11766
Unique ID: D011329
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1974/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Prisoners - Preferred
Concept UI M0017587
Preferred term Prisoners
Entry term(s) Prisoner
Hostages - Narrower
Concept UI M0017588
Preferred term Hostages
Entry term(s) Hostage



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