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Descriptor English: Family Health
Descriptor Spanish: Salud de la Familia
Descriptor Portuguese: Saúde da Família
Descriptor French: Santé de la famille
Entry term(s): Health, Family
Tree number(s): N01.400.300
SP2.006.052
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005192
Scope note: The health status of the family as a unit including the impact of the health of one member of the family on the family as a unit and on individual family members; also, the impact of family organization or disorganization on the health status of its members.
Annotation: health status of family as a unit & impact on individual members; /ethnol permitted
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: Family (1966-1978)
Health (1966-1978)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under FAMILY 1979-90
History Note: 91(79); was see under FAMILY 1979-90
DeCS ID: 28468
Unique ID: D005192
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1978/05/08
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Family Health - Preferred
Concept UI M0008206
Scope note The health status of the family as a unit including the impact of the health of one member of the family on the family as a unit and on individual family members; also, the impact of family organization or disorganization on the health status of its members.
Preferred term Family Health
Entry term(s) Health, Family



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