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Descriptor in English: Health Equity
Descriptor in Spanish: Equidad en Salud
Descriptor in Portuguese: Equidade em Saúde
Descriptor in French: Équité en santé
Entry term(s): Equity, Health
Tree number(s): N04.590.374.350.500
N05.300.430.383
SP1.001.042
SP9.020.010.005.020
Scope note: Opportunity to attain full health potential and no one is disadvantaged from achieving this potential because of their social position or other socially determined circumstance.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
History Note: 2016
See also the descriptors: Social Inequity DeCS
DeCS UI: 33941
Descriptor UI: D000069576
Date Established: 2016/01/01
Date of Entry: 2015/07/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/29
Health Equity - Preferred
Concept UI M000606118
Scope note Opportunity to attain full health potential and no one is disadvantaged from achieving this potential because of their social position or other socially determined circumstance.
Preferred term Health Equity
Entry term(s) Equity, Health



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