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Descriptor English: Global Health
Descriptor Spanish: Salud Global
Descriptor Portuguese: Saúde Global
Descriptor French: Santé mondiale
Entry term(s): Health Problem, International
Health Problems, International
Health, Global
Health, International
Health, World
Health, Worldwide
Healths, International
International Health
International Health Problem
International Health Problems
International Healths
Problem, International Health
Problems, International Health
World Health
Worldwide Health
Tree number(s): H02.403.371
N01.400.337
SP2.006.117
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014943
Scope note: A multi- and interdisciplinary field concerned with improving health and achieving equity in health for all people. It transcends national boundaries, promotes cooperation and collaboration within and beyond health science fields, and combines population-based disease prevention with individually-based patient care.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
EH ethnology
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: World Health (1978-2014)
Public MeSH Note: 2015; for WORLD HEALTH see WORLD HEALTH 1978-2014; for INTERNATIONAL HEALTH PROBLEMS see WORLD HEALTH 1978-2014.
History Note: 2015 (1978)
Related: World Health Organization MeSH
DeCS ID: 28460
Unique ID: D014943
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1978/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/05/12
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Global Health - Preferred
Concept UI M0588145
Scope note A multi- and interdisciplinary field concerned with improving health and achieving equity in health for all people. It transcends national boundaries, promotes cooperation and collaboration within and beyond health science fields, and combines population-based disease prevention with individually-based patient care.
Preferred term Global Health
Entry term(s) Health, Global
International Health Problems - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0023013
Preferred term International Health Problems
Entry term(s) Health Problem, International
Health Problems, International
International Health Problem
Problem, International Health
Problems, International Health
World Health - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0023014
Scope note The concept pertaining to the health status of inhabitants of the world.
Preferred term World Health
Entry term(s) Health, International
Health, World
Health, Worldwide
Healths, International
International Health
International Healths
Worldwide Health



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