Descriptor English: Community Psychiatry
Descriptor Spanish: Psiquiatría Comunitaria
Descriptor Portuguese: Psiquiatria Comunitária
Descriptor French: Psychiatrie communautaire
Entry term(s): Psychiatrie de communauté
Psychiatrie sociale
Tree number(s): F04.096.544.215
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Branch of psychiatry concerned with the provision and delivery of a coordinated program of mental health care to a specified population. The foci included in this concept are: all social, psychological and physical factors related to etiology, prevention, and maintaining positive mental health in the community.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC économie
ED enseignement et éducation
ES éthique
HI histoire
IS instrumentation
LJ législation et jurisprudence
MT méthodes
OG organisation et administration
SN statistiques et données numériques
ST normes
TD tendances
DeCS ID: 3190
Unique ID: D003158
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Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Psychiatrie communautaire - Preferred
Concept UI M0004903
Preferred term Psychiatrie communautaire
Entry term(s) Psychiatrie de communauté
Psychiatrie sociale - Broader
Concept UI M0004904
Preferred term Psychiatrie sociale

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