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Descriptor English: Mass Screening
Descriptor Spanish: Tamizaje Masivo
Descriptor Portuguese: Programas de Rastreamento
Descriptor French: Dépistage de masse
Entry term(s): Mass Screenings
Screening
Screening, Mass
Screenings
Screenings, Mass
Tree number(s): E01.370.500
E05.318.308.980.438.580
N02.421.726.233.443
N05.715.360.300.800.438.500
N06.850.520.308.980.438.580
N06.850.780.500
SP5.001.047.123
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008403
Scope note: Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.
Annotation: coord with disease/diag or /epidemiol or /prev
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
OG organization & administration
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: 68; was MASS SCREENING TECHNICS 1963-67
Online Note: use MASS SCREENING to search MASS SCREENING TECHNICS 1966-67
History Note: 68; was MASS SCREENING TECHNICS 1963-67
Related: Sensitivity and Specificity MeSH
DeCS ID: 28162
Unique ID: D008403
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: 2017/07/03
Mass Screening - Preferred
Concept UI M0013083
Scope note Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.
Preferred term Mass Screening
Entry term(s) Mass Screenings
Screening, Mass
Screenings, Mass
Screening - Broader
Concept UI M0013084
Preferred term Screening
Entry term(s) Screenings



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