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Descriptor English: Biological Psychiatry
Descriptor Spanish: Psiquiatría Biológica
Descriptor Portuguese: Psiquiatria Biológica
Descriptor French: Psychiatrie biologique
Entry term(s): Biologic Psychiatry
Psychiatry, Biologic
Psychiatry, Biological
Tree number(s): F04.096.544.090
H02.403.690.100
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001689
Scope note: An interdisciplinary science concerned with studies of the biological bases of behavior - biochemical, genetic, physiological, and neurological - and applying these to the understanding and treatment of mental illness.
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
Previous Indexing: Psychiatry (1966-1983)
Public MeSH Note: 84
History Note: 84
Entry Version: BIOL PSYCHIATRY
DeCS ID: 1714
Unique ID: D001689
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1984/01/01
Date of Entry: 1983/06/10
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Biological Psychiatry - Preferred
Concept UI M0002534
Scope note An interdisciplinary science concerned with studies of the biological bases of behavior - biochemical, genetic, physiological, and neurological - and applying these to the understanding and treatment of mental illness.
Preferred term Biological Psychiatry
Entry term(s) Biologic Psychiatry
Psychiatry, Biologic
Psychiatry, Biological



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