Descriptor English: Occupational Health
Descriptor Spanish: Salud Laboral
Descriptor salud laboral
Entry term(s) higiene en el trabajo
higiene industrial
higiene laboral
salud de los empleados
salud de los trabajadores
salud industrial
seguridad de los trabajadores
seguridad del trabajo
seguridad en el trabajo
seguridad ocupacional
Scope note: Promoción y mantenimiento de la salud física y mental en el entorno de trabajo.
Descriptor Portuguese: Saúde Ocupacional
Descriptor French: Santé au travail
Entry term(s): Employee Health
Health, Employee
Health, Industrial
Health, Occupational
Hygiene, Industrial
Industrial Health
Industrial Hygiene
Occupational Safety
Safety, Occupational
Tree number(s): N01.400.525
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.
Annotation: promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment: do not confuse with OCCUPATIONAL MEDICINE (the specialty) or OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH SERVICES; note entry term OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY which is GEN only: do not use as coord for safety in an industrial milieu ( = SAFETY and specific indust or occup heading); DF: OCCUP HEALTH
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: Occupational Health Nursing (1966-1990)
Occupational Health Services (1968-1990)
Occupational Medicine (1966-1990)
Public MeSH Note: 91
History Note: 91
Entry Version: OCCUP HEALTH
Related: Industrial Safety DeCS
Industrial Sanitation DeCS
OHSAS 18000 DeCS
Occupational Risks DeCS
DeCS ID: 29064
Unique ID: D016272
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1990/05/29
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Occupational Health - Preferred
Concept UI M0024870
Scope note The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.
Preferred term Occupational Health
Entry term(s) Health, Occupational
Industrial Hygiene - Narrower
Concept UI M0024869
Preferred term Industrial Hygiene
Entry term(s) Health, Industrial
Hygiene, Industrial
Industrial Health
Safety, Occupational - Narrower
Concept UI M0024871
Preferred term Safety, Occupational
Entry term(s) Occupational Safety
Employee Health - Narrower
Concept UI M0024868
Preferred term Employee Health
Entry term(s) Health, Employee

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