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Descriptor English: Disease Management
Descriptor Spanish: Manejo de la Enfermedad
Descriptor Portuguese: Gerenciamento Clínico
Descriptor French: Prise en charge de la maladie
Entry term(s): Disease Managements
Management, Disease
Managements, Disease
Tree number(s): N04.590.607
SP2.005
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019468
Scope note: A broad approach to appropriate coordination of the entire disease treatment process that often involves shifting away from more expensive inpatient and acute care to areas such as preventive medicine, patient counseling and education, and outpatient care. This concept includes implications of appropriate versus inappropriate therapy on the overall cost and clinical outcome of a particular disease. (From Hosp Pharm 1995 Jul;30(7):596)
Annotation: selection of appropriate dis ther processes in relation to cost and clin outcome
Previous Indexing: Managed Care Programs (1992-1996)
Patient Care Planning (1992-1996)
Public MeSH Note: 97
History Note: 97
Entry Version: DIS MANAGEMENT
DeCS ID: 33209
Unique ID: D019468
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Date Established: 1997/01/01
Date of Entry: 1996/06/10
Disease Management - Preferred
Concept UI M0028959
Scope note A broad approach to appropriate coordination of the entire disease treatment process that often involves shifting away from more expensive inpatient and acute care to areas such as preventive medicine, patient counseling and education, and outpatient care. This concept includes implications of appropriate versus inappropriate therapy on the overall cost and clinical outcome of a particular disease. (From Hosp Pharm 1995 Jul;30(7):596)
Preferred term Disease Management
Entry term(s) Disease Managements
Management, Disease
Managements, Disease



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