Descriptor English: Substance Abuse, Intravenous
Descriptor Spanish: Abuso de Sustancias por Vía Intravenosa
Descriptor abuso de sustancias por vía intravenosa
Entry term(s) abuso de drogas intravenosas
abuso de drogas parenterales
drogadicción intravenosa
uso indebido de drogas intravenosas
Scope note: Abuso, sobredosis o mal uso de una sustancia aplicada mediante inyección intravenosa.
Descriptor Portuguese: Abuso de Substâncias por Via Intravenosa
Descriptor French: Toxicomanie intraveineuse
Entry term(s): Drug Abuse, Intravenous
Drug Abuse, Parenteral
Intravenous Drug Abuse
Intravenous Substance Abuse
Parenteral Drug Abuse
Tree number(s): C25.775.793
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Abuse, overuse, or misuse of a substance by its injection into a vein.
Annotation: IM + specific drug or substance IM (without qualif); for "abuse, overuse or misuse"
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CL classification
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Injections, Intravenous (1966-1989)
Substance Abuse (1966-1989)
Public MeSH Note: 90
History Note: 90
Related: Needle Sharing MeSH
Needle-Exchange Programs MeSH
DeCS ID: 24888
Unique ID: D015819
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Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1989/06/20
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Substance Abuse, Intravenous - Preferred
Concept UI M0024229
Scope note Abuse, overuse, or misuse of a substance by its injection into a vein.
Preferred term Substance Abuse, Intravenous
Entry term(s) Intravenous Substance Abuse
Drug Abuse, Parenteral - Narrower
Concept UI M0024231
Preferred term Drug Abuse, Parenteral
Entry term(s) Parenteral Drug Abuse
Intravenous Drug Abuse - Narrower
Concept UI M0024230
Preferred term Intravenous Drug Abuse
Entry term(s) Drug Abuse, Intravenous

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