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Descriptor English: Guideline Adherence
Descriptor Spanish: Adhesión a Directriz
Descriptor Portuguese: Fidelidade a Diretrizes
Descriptor French: Adhésion aux directives
Entry term(s): Adherence, Guideline
Adherence, Institutional
Compliance, Policy
Compliance, Protocol
Institutional Adherence
Policy Compliance
Protocol Compliance
Tree number(s): N04.761.337
N05.715.360.395
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019983
Scope note: Conformity in fulfilling or following official, recognized, or institutional requirements, guidelines, recommendations, protocols, pathways, or other standards.
Annotation: by organization, health facility or facility personnel; coord with GUIDELINES AS TOPIC or PRACTICE GUIDELINES AS TOPIC if pertinent; for patient adherence to guidelines of care use PATIENT COMPLIANCE
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 98
History Note: 98
Related: Advance Directive Adherence MeSH
DeCS ID: 33550
Unique ID: D019983
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1997/06/20
Revision Date: 2007/07/11
Guideline Adherence - Preferred
Concept UI M0029689
Scope note Conformity in fulfilling or following official, recognized, or institutional requirements, guidelines, recommendations, protocols, pathways, or other standards.
Preferred term Guideline Adherence
Entry term(s) Adherence, Guideline
Policy Compliance - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0029687
Preferred term Policy Compliance
Entry term(s) Compliance, Policy
Protocol Compliance - Narrower
Concept UI M0029688
Preferred term Protocol Compliance
Entry term(s) Compliance, Protocol
Institutional Adherence - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0029686
Preferred term Institutional Adherence
Entry term(s) Adherence, Institutional



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