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Descriptor English: Records
Descriptor Spanish: Registros
Descriptor Portuguese: Registros
Descriptor French: Documents
Entry term(s): Document
Documents
Documents, Travel
Identification Systems, Personal
Personal Identification System
Personal Identification Systems
Record
Records as Topic
Records as Topics
Travel Documents
Tree number(s): E05.318.308.940
L01.399.250.900
N04.452.859
N05.715.360.300.715
N06.850.520.308.940
SP3.061.127.078
SP9.080
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011996
Scope note: Works on authentic evidence, of something having legal importance. The concept includes certificates of birth, death, etc., as well as hospital, medical, and other institutional records.
Annotation: general or unspecified only; prefer specifics; veterinary records: coordinate with VETERINARY MEDICINE; case reports as a form of writing = probably MEDICAL RECORDS or specific records term; FORMS AND RECORDS CONTROL is also available; do not confuse with Publication Type FORM
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Dental Records (1967)
Medical Records (1966-1967)
Nursing Records (1967)
Public MeSH Note: 2008; see RECORDS 1968-2007
History Note: 2008(1968)
DeCS ID: 27786
Unique ID: D011996
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/07/13
Records - Preferred
Concept UI M0018644
Scope note Works on authentic evidence, of something having legal importance. The concept includes certificates of birth, death, etc., as well as hospital, medical, and other institutional records.
Preferred term Records
Entry term(s) Document
Documents
Record
Records as Topic
Records as Topics
Personal Identification Systems - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0018645
Preferred term Personal Identification Systems
Entry term(s) Identification Systems, Personal
Personal Identification System
Travel Documents - Narrower
Concept UI M0018646
Preferred term Travel Documents
Entry term(s) Documents, Travel



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