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Qualifier English: therapy
Qualifier Spanish: terapia
Qualifier Portuguese: terapia
Qualifier French: thérapie
Entry term(s): disease management
treatment
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/Q000628
Scope note: Used with diseases for therapeutic interventions except drug therapy, diet therapy, radiotherapy, and surgery, for which specific subheadings exist. The concept is also used for articles and books dealing with multiple therapies.
Annotation: subhead only; for general or unspecified therapy & multiple therapies; for tissue therapy & therapy with biological products; not for drug therapy ( =/drug therapy), nor for diet therapy ( = /diet therapy), nor for surgical therapy ( = /surgery), nor for radiotherapy ( = /radiotherapy), nor for rehabilitative therapy ( = /rehabilitation); indexing policy: Manual 19.8.72; DF: /ther or /TH
Online Note: search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/TH or TH (SH) or SUBS APPLY TH
History Note: 66; used with Category C & F 1966-74; C & F3 1975-87; C, F3 & SMOKING 1988; C, F3 & SMOKING+ 1989; C & F3 1990 forward
Entry Version: THER
Abbreviation: TH
DeCS ID: 22067
Unique ID: Q000628
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1973/12/27
Revision Date: 2003/07/22
therapy - Preferred
Concept UI M0030821
Scope note Used with diseases for therapeutic interventions except drug therapy, diet therapy, radiotherapy, and surgery, for which specific subheadings exist. The concept is also used for articles and books dealing with multiple therapies.
Preferred term therapy
Entry term(s) disease management
treatment



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