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Descriptor English: Psychiatry
Descriptor Spanish: Psiquiatría
Descriptor Portuguese: Psiquiatria
Descriptor French: Psychiatrie
Entry term(s): Médecine mentale
Psychiatres
Tree number(s): F04.096.544
H02.403.690
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011570
Scope note: The medical science that deals with the origin, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of mental disorders.
Annotation: specialty only; do not confuse with MENTAL DISORDERS
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC économie
ED enseignement et éducation
ES éthique
HI histoire
IS instrumentation
LJ législation et jurisprudence
MT méthodes
OG organisation et administration
SN statistiques et données numériques
ST normes
TD tendances
DeCS ID: 12007
Unique ID: D011570
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Psychiatrie - Preferred
Concept UI M0017987
Preferred term Psychiatrie
Entry term(s) Médecine mentale
Psychiatres - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0017986
Preferred term Psychiatres



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