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Descriptor in English: Psychophysics
Descriptor in Spanish: Psicofísica
Descriptor in Portuguese: Psicofísica
Descriptor in French: Psychophysique
Entry term(s): Psychophysic
Tree number(s): E01.370.685
F04.096.753
Scope note: The science dealing with the correlation of the physical characteristics of a stimulus, e.g., frequency or intensity, with the response to the stimulus, in order to assess the psychologic factors involved in the relationship.
Annotation: Specialty: IM, NIM coordinate, no qualification; PSYCHOACOUSTICS is also available
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
History Note: 70
See also the descriptors: Differential Threshold MeSH
DeCS UI: 12037
Descriptor UI: D011601
Date Established: 1970/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/30
Psychophysics - Preferred
Concept UI M0018035
Scope note The science dealing with the correlation of the physical characteristics of a stimulus, e.g., frequency or intensity, with the response to the stimulus, in order to assess the psychologic factors involved in the relationship.
Preferred term Psychophysics
Entry term(s) Psychophysic



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