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Descriptor English: Professional Practice
Descriptor Spanish: Práctica Profesional
Descriptor Portuguese: Prática Profissional
Descriptor French: Pratique professionnelle
Entry term(s): Practice, Professional
Practices, Professional
Professional Practices
Tree number(s): HP2.095
N04.452.758
VS3.004.001.001
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011364
Scope note: The use of one's knowledge in a particular profession. It includes, in the case of the field of biomedicine, professional activities related to health care and the actual performance of the duties related to the provision of health care.
Annotation: /econ permitted but consider many specific economics terms available; do not confuse with PHYSICIAN'S PRACTICE PATTERNS: see note there
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Office Management (1966-1967)
Public MeSH Note: 68
History Note: 68
Related: Practice Management, Dental MeSH
Practice Management, Medical MeSH
DeCS ID: 11799
Unique ID: D011364
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1994/05/05
Professional Practice - Preferred
Concept UI M0017655
Scope note The use of one's knowledge in a particular profession. It includes, in the case of the field of biomedicine, professional activities related to health care and the actual performance of the duties related to the provision of health care.
Preferred term Professional Practice
Entry term(s) Practice, Professional
Practices, Professional
Professional Practices



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