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|Qualifier English:||diet therapy|
|RDF Unique Identifier:||https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/Q000178|
|Scope note:||Used with disease headings for dietary and nutritional management of the disease. The concept does not include vitamin or mineral supplements, for which "drug therapy" may be used.
|Annotation:||subhead only; for dietary & nutritional management of a disease by a physician; not for self diets; not for vitamin or mineral supplements prescribed by a physician ( = /drug therapy); indexing policy: Manual 19.8.24; DF: /diet ther or /DH
|Online Note:||search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/DH or DH (SH) or SUBS APPLY DH
|History Note:||75; used with Category C & F3 1975 forward
|Entry Version:||DIET THER
|Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL):||Click here to access the VHL documents|
|Date of Entry:||1974/10/23|
diet therapy - Preferred
|Scope note||Used with disease headings for dietary and nutritional management of the disease. The concept does not include vitamin or mineral supplements, for which "drug therapy" may be used.|
|Preferred term||diet therapy|
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