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Descriptor in English: Self Administration
Descriptor in Spanish: Autoadministración
Descriptor in Portuguese: Autoadministração
Descriptor in French: Autoadministration
Entry term(s): Administration, Self
Administrations, Self
Self Administrations
Tree number(s): E02.319.890
E02.900.890
Scope note: Administration of a drug or chemical by the individual under the direction of a physician. It includes administration clinically or experimentally, by human or animal.
Annotation: NIM; differentiate from SELF MEDICATION & SELF CARE (see note there)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
History Note: 77
DeCS UI: 22668
Descriptor UI: D012646
Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/04/16
Revision Date: 2004/07/13
Self Administration - Preferred
Concept UI M0019608
Scope note Administration of a drug or chemical by the individual under the direction of a physician. It includes administration clinically or experimentally, by human or animal.
Preferred term Self Administration
Entry term(s) Administration, Self
Administrations, Self
Self Administrations



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