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Descriptor English: Effectiveness
Descriptor Spanish: Efectividad
Descriptor Portuguese: Efetividade
Descriptor French: Efficacité (Effectiveness)
Tree number(s): SP5.001.047.158
Scope note: Is a measure of the extent to which a specific intervention, procedure, regimen, or service, when deployed in the field in routine circumstaces, fulfills its objectives. (From: Last, 2001)
Related: Health Evaluation DeCS
Health Programs and Plans DeCS
Management Audit MeSH
Risk MeSH
DeCS ID: 16735
Unique ID: DDCS016735
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Effectiveness - Preferred
Concept UI FD00057845
Scope note Is a measure of the extent to which a specific intervention, procedure, regimen, or service, when deployed in the field in routine circumstaces, fulfills its objectives. (From: Last, 2001)
Preferred term Effectiveness



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