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Descriptor English: Communicable Disease Control
Descriptor Spanish: Control de Enfermedades Transmisibles
Descriptor Portuguese: Controle de Doenças Transmissíveis
Descriptor French: Contrôle des maladies transmissibles
Entry term(s): Control, Communicable Disease
Control, Parasite
Flatten the Curve of Epidemic
Flattening the Curve, Communicable Disease Control
Parasite Control
Tree number(s): N06.850.780.200
SP5.001.047.113.119
SP8.946.819.811
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003140
Scope note: Programs of surveillance designed to prevent the transmission of disease by any means from person to person or from animal to man.
Annotation: general only: prefer specific disease with /prev; INFECTION CONTROL is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: EC economics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Entry Version: COMMUNICABLE DIS CONTROL
Related: Disease Eradication MeSH
Disease Reservoirs MeSH
Disease Vectors MeSH
Infection Control MeSH
Infectious Disease Medicine MeSH
DeCS ID: 27966
Unique ID: D003140
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/07/02
Communicable Disease Control - Preferred
Concept UI M0004866
Scope note Programs of surveillance designed to prevent the transmission of disease by any means from person to person or from animal to man.
Preferred term Communicable Disease Control
Entry term(s) Control, Communicable Disease
Parasite Control - Narrower
Concept UI M0004867
Preferred term Parasite Control
Entry term(s) Control, Parasite
Flattening the Curve, Communicable Disease Control - Narrower
Concept UI M000732072
Preferred term Flattening the Curve, Communicable Disease Control
Entry term(s) Flatten the Curve of Epidemic



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