Descriptor English: Faith Healing
Descriptor Spanish: Curación por la Fe
Descriptor curación por la fe
Entry term(s) curación por la oración
Scope note: Empleo de la fe y el espíritu para la curación de enfermedades.
Descriptor Portuguese: Cura pela Fé
Descriptor French: Guérison par la foi
Entry term(s): Healing, Faith
Healing, Prayer
Prayer Healing
Tree number(s): E02.190.901.155
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The use of faith and spirit to cure disease.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
OG organization & administration
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Mental Healing (1983-2001)
Public MeSH Note: 2002; see MENTAL HEALING 1983-2001
History Note: 2002; use MENTAL HEALING 1983-2001
DeCS ID: 36285
Unique ID: D029221
NLM Classification: WB 885
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Faith Healing - Preferred
Concept UI M0013406
Scope note The use of faith and spirit to cure disease.
Preferred term Faith Healing
Entry term(s) Healing, Faith
Prayer Healing - Narrower
Concept UI M0013408
Preferred term Prayer Healing
Entry term(s) Healing, Prayer

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