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Descriptor English: Wildfires
Descriptor Spanish: Incendios Forestales
Descriptor Portuguese: Incêndios Florestais
Descriptor French: Feux de friches
Entry term(s): Brush Fire
Brush Fires
Fire, Brush
Fire, Forest
Fire, Wild
Fires, Brush
Fires, Forest
Fires, Wild
Forest Fire
Forest Fires
Wild Fire
Wild Fires
Wildfire
Wildland Fires
Tree number(s): G01.311.988
N06.230.100.230.925
N06.230.216.875
SP8.473.654.412.072.155.300.010
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000075923
Scope note: Fires that occur outdoors in the natural environment caused by natural forces or human activity.
Annotation: coordinate with DISASTERS if pertinent; specify geographic location
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
PC prevention & control
SN statistics & numerical data
Previous Indexing: Fires (1990-2017)
Public MeSH Note: 2018
History Note: 2018
DeCS ID: 35471
Unique ID: D000075923
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2018/01/01
Date of Entry: 2017/07/11
Revision Date: 2018/06/30
Wildfires - Preferred
Concept UI M000631680
Scope note Fires that occur outdoors in the natural environment caused by natural forces or human activity.
Preferred term Wildfires
Entry term(s) Brush Fire
Brush Fires
Fire, Brush
Fire, Forest
Fire, Wild
Fires, Brush
Fires, Forest
Fires, Wild
Forest Fire
Forest Fires
Wild Fire
Wild Fires
Wildfire
Wildland Fires



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