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Descriptor English: Incidence
Descriptor Spanish: Incidencia
Descriptor incidencia
Entry term(s) coeficiente de incidencia
densidad de incidencia
incidencia acumulada
proporción de incidencia
tasa de incidencia
tasa de transmisión
tasa de transmisión secundaria
Scope note: Número de casos nuevos de una determinada enfermedad durante un tiempo determinado en una población concreta. También se utiliza para la frecuencia con que ocurre un evento nuevo en una población dada. Es distinta de la PREVALENCIA, que hace referencia a todos los casos en una determinada población en un momento dado.
Descriptor Portuguese: Incidência
Descriptor French: Incidence
Entry term(s): Attack Rate
Attack Rate, Scondary
Attack Rates
Cumulative Incidence
Cumulative Incidences
Incidence Proportion
Incidence Proportions
Incidence Rate
Incidence Rates
Incidence, Cumulative
Incidences
Person time Rate
Person-time Rate
Person-time Rates
Proportion, Incidence
Rate, Attack
Rate, Incidence
Rate, Person-time
Rate, Scondary Attack
Scondary Attack Rate
Scondary Attack Rates
Tree number(s): E05.318.308.985.525.375
N01.224.935.597.500
N06.850.505.400.975.525.375
N06.850.520.308.985.525.375
SP5.001.032.058
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015994
Scope note: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases in the population at a given time.
Annotation: IM general only; coordinate NIM with disease /epidemiol; specify geographic term if pertinent
Previous Indexing: Incidence Studies (1989)
Public MeSH Note: 90; was see INCIDENCE STUDIES 1989
Online Note: use INCIDENCE STUDIES to search INCIDENCE 1989
History Note: 90; was see INCIDENCE STUDIES 1989
Related: Risk MeSH
DeCS ID: 28583
Unique ID: D015994
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1989/09/06
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Incidence - Preferred
Concept UI M0024451
Scope note The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases in the population at a given time.
Preferred term Incidence
Entry term(s) Incidences
Incidence Proportion - Narrower
Concept UI M000731646
Preferred term Incidence Proportion
Entry term(s) Attack Rate
Attack Rates
Cumulative Incidence
Cumulative Incidences
Incidence Proportions
Incidence, Cumulative
Proportion, Incidence
Rate, Attack
Incidence Rate - Narrower
Concept UI M000731647
Preferred term Incidence Rate
Entry term(s) Incidence Rates
Person time Rate
Person-time Rate
Person-time Rates
Rate, Incidence
Rate, Person-time
Scondary Attack Rate - Narrower
Concept UI M000731648
Preferred term Scondary Attack Rate
Entry term(s) Attack Rate, Scondary
Rate, Scondary Attack
Scondary Attack Rates



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