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Descriptor English: Psychoanalysis
Descriptor Spanish: Psicoanálisis
Descriptor Portuguese: Psicanálise
Descriptor French: Psychanalyse
Entry term(s): Analyses, Psychodynamic
Analysis, Psychodynamic
Psychodynamic Analyses
Psychodynamic Analysis
Tree number(s): F04.096.544.779
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011572
Scope note: The separation or resolution of the psyche into its constituent elements. The term has two separate meanings: 1. a procedure devised by Sigmund Freud, for investigating mental processes by means of free association, dream interpretation and interpretation of resistance and transference manifestations; and 2. a theory of psychology developed by Freud from his clinical experience with hysterical patients. (From Campbell, Psychiatric Dictionary, 1996).
Annotation: specialty; for therapy use PSYCHOANALYTIC THERAPY or specifics
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
Entry Version: PSYCHOANAL
DeCS ID: 12009
Unique ID: D011572
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Psychoanalysis - Preferred
Concept UI M0017989
Scope note The separation or resolution of the psyche into its constituent elements. The term has two separate meanings: 1. a procedure devised by Sigmund Freud, for investigating mental processes by means of free association, dream interpretation and interpretation of resistance and transference manifestations; and 2. a theory of psychology developed by Freud from his clinical experience with hysterical patients. (From Campbell, Psychiatric Dictionary, 1996).
Preferred term Psychoanalysis
Psychodynamic Analysis - Narrower
Concept UI M0581461
Preferred term Psychodynamic Analysis
Entry term(s) Analyses, Psychodynamic
Analysis, Psychodynamic
Psychodynamic Analyses



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