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Descriptor English: Mortality
Descriptor Spanish: Mortalidad
Descriptor Portuguese: Mortalidade
Descriptor French: Mortalité
Entry term(s): Age Specific Death Rate
Age-Specific Death Rate
Age-Specific Death Rates
CFR Case Fatality Rate
Case Fatality Rate
Case Fatality Rates
Crude Death Rate
Crude Death Rates
Crude Mortality Rate
Crude Mortality Rates
Death Rate
Death Rate, Age-Specific
Death Rate, Crude
Death Rates
Death Rates, Age-Specific
Decline, Mortality
Declines, Mortality
Determinant, Mortality
Determinants, Mortality
Differential Mortalities
Differential Mortality
Excess Mortalities
Excess Mortality
Mortalities
Mortalities, Differential
Mortalities, Excess
Mortality Decline
Mortality Declines
Mortality Determinant
Mortality Determinants
Mortality Rate
Mortality Rate, Crude
Mortality Rates
Mortality, Differential
Mortality, Excess
Rate, Age-Specific Death
Rate, Case Fatality
Rate, Crude Death
Rate, Crude Mortality
Rate, Death
Rate, Mortality
Rates, Age-Specific Death
Rates, Case Fatality
Rates, Death
Rates, Mortality
Tree number(s): E05.318.308.985.550
N01.224.935.698
N06.850.505.400.975.550
N06.850.520.308.985.550
SP3.076.187.173
SP4.046.452.713
SP4.127.413.629.905
SP5.001.002.028.004
SP5.006.052.168.154
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009026
Scope note: All deaths reported in a given population.
Annotation: human & animal; a statistical concept, not for individual deaths in case reports ( = FATAL OUTCOME); do not confuse with DEATH, the biological, physiological or psychological concept; IM general only; prefer / mortal with diseases: Manual 19.7+, 19.8.47; specify geographic term if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
HI history
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 1963; for MORTALITY, PREMATURE see INFANT MORTALITY 1995-2004
History Note: 1963; for MORTALITY, PREMATURE use INFANT MORTALITY 1995-2004
Entry Version: MORTAL
Related: Fatal Outcome MeSH
DeCS ID: 28632
Unique ID: D009026
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1963/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Mortality - Preferred
Concept UI M0014075
Scope note All deaths reported in a given population.
Preferred term Mortality
Entry term(s) Mortalities
Case Fatality Rate - Narrower
Concept UI M0014079
Preferred term Case Fatality Rate
Entry term(s) CFR Case Fatality Rate
Case Fatality Rates
Rate, Case Fatality
Rates, Case Fatality
Mortality, Excess - Narrower
Concept UI M0014076
Preferred term Mortality, Excess
Entry term(s) Excess Mortalities
Excess Mortality
Mortalities, Excess
Decline, Mortality - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0014080
Preferred term Decline, Mortality
Entry term(s) Declines, Mortality
Mortality Decline
Mortality Declines
Mortality Determinants - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0014077
Preferred term Mortality Determinants
Entry term(s) Determinant, Mortality
Determinants, Mortality
Mortality Determinant
Mortality, Differential - Narrower
Concept UI M0014074
Preferred term Mortality, Differential
Entry term(s) Differential Mortalities
Differential Mortality
Mortalities, Differential
Age-Specific Death Rate - Narrower
Concept UI M0014073
Preferred term Age-Specific Death Rate
Entry term(s) Age Specific Death Rate
Age-Specific Death Rates
Death Rate, Age-Specific
Death Rates, Age-Specific
Rate, Age-Specific Death
Rates, Age-Specific Death
Death Rate - Narrower
Concept UI M0014078
Preferred term Death Rate
Entry term(s) Death Rates
Mortality Rate
Mortality Rates
Rate, Death
Rate, Mortality
Rates, Death
Rates, Mortality
Crude Death Rate - Narrower
Concept UI M000731653
Preferred term Crude Death Rate
Entry term(s) Crude Death Rates
Crude Mortality Rate
Crude Mortality Rates
Death Rate, Crude
Mortality Rate, Crude
Rate, Crude Death
Rate, Crude Mortality



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