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Descriptor in English: Color Therapy
Descriptor in Spanish: Cromoterapia
Descriptor in Portuguese: Cromoterapia
Descriptor in French: Chromothérapie
Entry term(s): Chromatotherapy
Chromotherapy
Therapy, Color
Tree number(s): E02.190.888.249
E02.774.215
F04.754.215
HP3.018.304
Scope note: A form of phototherapy using color to influence health and to treat various physical or mental disorders. The color rays may be in the visible or invisible spectrum and can be administered through colored lights or applied mentally through suggestion.
Annotation: treatment of dis with color; coord IM with disease /ther (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
History Note: 92
DeCS UI: 30182
Descriptor UI: D016500
Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/01/02
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Color Therapy - Preferred
Concept UI M0025195
Scope note A form of phototherapy using color to influence health and to treat various physical or mental disorders. The color rays may be in the visible or invisible spectrum and can be administered through colored lights or applied mentally through suggestion.
Preferred term Color Therapy
Entry term(s) Chromatotherapy
Chromotherapy
Therapy, Color



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