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Descriptor in English: Environmental Medicine
Descriptor in Spanish: Medicina Ambiental
Descriptor in Portuguese: Medicina Ambiental
Descriptor in French: Médecine de l'environnement
Entry term(s): Medicine, Environmental
Tree number(s): H02.403.720.750.250
N06.850.420
Scope note: Medical specialty concerned with environmental factors that may impinge upon human disease, and development of methods for the detection, prevention, and control of environmentally related disease.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
History Note: 97
DeCS UI: 33151
Descriptor UI: D019550
Date Established: 1997/01/01
Date of Entry: 1996/06/24
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Environmental Medicine - Preferred
Concept UI M0029035
Scope note Medical specialty concerned with environmental factors that may impinge upon human disease, and development of methods for the detection, prevention, and control of environmentally related disease.
Preferred term Environmental Medicine
Entry term(s) Medicine, Environmental



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