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Descriptor English: Greenhouse Effect
Descriptor Spanish: Efecto Invernadero
Descriptor Portuguese: Efeito Estufa
Descriptor French: Effet de serre
Entry term(s): Effect, Greenhouse
Tree number(s): G16.500.175.827
N06.230.265
SP4.117.363.479
SP8.473.654.587.487
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017752
Scope note: The effect of GREENHOUSE GASES and the resulting increase in world temperatures. The predicted health effects of such long-term climatic change include increased incidence of respiratory, water-borne, and vector-borne diseases.
Annotation: specify geographic term if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers: EC economics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
PC prevention & control
SN statistics & numerical data
Previous Indexing: Climate (1966-1993)
Public MeSH Note: 94
History Note: 94
Entry Version: GREENHOUSE EFF
Related: Carbon Footprint MeSH
Greenhouse Gases MeSH
DeCS ID: 31430
Unique ID: D017752
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1992/12/28
Revision Date: 2017/04/10
Greenhouse Effect - Preferred
Concept UI M0026831
Scope note The effect of GREENHOUSE GASES and the resulting increase in world temperatures. The predicted health effects of such long-term climatic change include increased incidence of respiratory, water-borne, and vector-borne diseases.
Preferred term Greenhouse Effect
Entry term(s) Effect, Greenhouse



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