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Descriptor in English: Global Health
Descriptor in Spanish: Salud Global
Descriptor in Portuguese: Saúde Global
Descriptor in 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
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
History Note: 2015 (1978)
See also the descriptors: World Health Organization MeSH
DeCS UI: 28460
Descriptor UI: D014943
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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