Descriptor English: Radio Waves
Descriptor Spanish: Ondas de Radio
Descriptor Portuguese: Ondas de Rádio
Descriptor French: Ondes hertziennes
Entry term(s): Hautes fréquences
Ondes courtes
Ondes de haute fréquence
Ondes de hautes fréquences
Ondes décamétriques
Ondes métriques
Ondes radio
Ondes radioélectriques
Ondes très courtes
Très hautes fréquences
Tree number(s): G01.358.500.505.810
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Electromagnetic waves with frequencies between about 3 kilohertz (very low frequency - VLF) and 300,000 megahertz (extremely high frequency - EHF). They are used in television and radio broadcasting, land and satellite communications systems, radionavigation, radiolocation, and DIATHERMY. The highest frequency radio waves are MICROWAVES.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE effets indésirables
CL classification
HI histoire
TU usage thérapeutique
Related: Radar MeSH
DeCS ID: 12285
Unique ID: D011846
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/06/18
Ondes hertziennes - Preferred
Concept UI M0018396
Preferred term Ondes hertziennes
Entry term(s) Ondes radio
Ondes radioélectriques
Ondes décamétriques - Narrower
Concept UI M0018397
Preferred term Ondes décamétriques
Entry term(s) Hautes fréquences
Ondes courtes
Ondes métriques - Narrower
Concept UI M0018400
Preferred term Ondes métriques
Entry term(s) Ondes très courtes
Très hautes fréquences
Ondes de haute fréquence - Narrower
Concept UI M0018398
Preferred term Ondes de haute fréquence
Entry term(s) Ondes de hautes fréquences

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