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Descriptor English: Health Risk
Descriptor Spanish: Riesgo a la Salud
Descriptor Portuguese: Risco à Saúde Humana
Descriptor French: Risque de Santé
Entry term(s): Health Risks
Risk to Human Health
Risks to Human Health
Tree number(s): SP8.473.700
Scope note: 1. Property of a given activity, service or substance, to produce noxious or harmful effects on human health. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) 2. Likelihood of an adverse effect on human health caused by an unfavorable event or accident that may be aggravated or mitigated by physical, social, economic, and environmental conditions, factors or processes involving a community.
DeCS ID: 34958
Unique ID: DDCS034958
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Health Risk - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060825
Scope note 1. Property of a given activity, service or substance, to produce noxious or harmful effects on human health. (Free translation from the original: Material IV - Glosario de Protección Civil, OPS, 1992) 2. Likelihood of an adverse effect on human health caused by an unfavorable event or accident that may be aggravated or mitigated by physical, social, economic, and environmental conditions, factors or processes involving a community.
Preferred term Health Risk
Entry term(s) Health Risks
Risk to Human Health
Risks to Human Health



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