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Descriptor in English: Avoidance Learning
Descriptor in Spanish: Reacción de Prevención
Descriptor in Portuguese: Aprendizagem da Esquiva
Descriptor in French: Apprentissage par évitement
Entry term(s): Avoidance Behavior
Avoidance Behaviors
Behavior, Avoidance
Behaviors, Avoidance
Learning, Avoidance
Tree number(s): F02.463.425.097
F02.463.785.373.173
Scope note: A response to a cue that is instrumental in avoiding a noxious experience.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
DE drug effects
ES ethics
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
See also the descriptors: Escape Reaction MeSH
DeCS UI: 1374
Descriptor UI: D001362
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/05/06
Avoidance Learning - Preferred
Concept UI M0002043
Scope note A response to a cue that is instrumental in avoiding a noxious experience.
Preferred term Avoidance Learning
Entry term(s) Learning, Avoidance
Avoidance Behavior - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000598561
Scope note Act of choosing to move away from a potentially negative stimulus or situation.
Preferred term Avoidance Behavior
Entry term(s) Avoidance Behaviors
Behavior, Avoidance
Behaviors, Avoidance



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