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Descriptor English: Health Education
Descriptor Spanish: Educación en Salud
Descriptor Portuguese: Educação em Saúde
Descriptor French: Éducation pour la santé
Entry term(s): Community Health Education
Education, Community Health
Education, Health
Health Education, Community
Tree number(s): I02.233.332
N02.421.726.407
SP2.021.172
SP8.946.234.289
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006266
Scope note: Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
Annotation: educ of general public or individuals; educ of patients in & outside hosp = PATIENT EDUCATION AS TOPIC
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Entry Version: HEALTH EDUC
Related: Health Promotion MeSH
DeCS ID: 28480
Unique ID: D006266
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: 2015/06/26
Health Education - Preferred
Concept UI M0009831
Scope note Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
Preferred term Health Education
Entry term(s) Education, Health
Community Health Education - Narrower
Concept UI M0009830
Preferred term Community Health Education
Entry term(s) Education, Community Health
Health Education, Community



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