Descriptor English:  Probability Theory 
Descriptor Spanish:  Teoría de la Probabilidad 
Descriptor Portuguese:  Teoria da Probabilidade 
Descriptor French:  Théorie des probabilités 
Entry term(s): 
Probability Theories Theories, Probability Theory, Probability 
Tree number(s): 
L01.906.394.622 
RDF Unique Identifier:  https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011338 
Scope note:  The branch of mathematics dealing with the purely logical properties of probability. Its theorems underlie most statistical methods. (Last, A Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed) 
Public MeSH Note:  91; was see under OPERATIONS RESEARCH 197590 
Online Note:  search OPERATIONS RESEARCH 196674 
History Note:  91(75); was see under OPERATIONS RESEARCH 197590 
DeCS ID:  11773 
Unique ID:  D011338 
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Date Established:  1991/01/01 
Date of Entry:  1999/01/01 
Revision Date:  2017/07/03 


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Probability Theory
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Concept UI 
M0017600 
Scope note  The branch of mathematics dealing with the purely logical properties of probability. Its theorems underlie most statistical methods. (Last, A Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed) 
Preferred term  Probability Theory 
Entry term(s) 
Probability Theories Theories, Probability Theory, Probability 