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Descriptor English: Decision Making
Descriptor Spanish: Toma de Decisiones
Descriptor Portuguese: Tomada de Decisões
Descriptor French: Prise de décision
Tree number(s): F02.463.785.373
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003657
Scope note: The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.
Annotation: CLINICAL DECISION MAKING is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Related: Decision Support Techniques MeSH
Game Theory MeSH
Policy Making MeSH
DeCS ID: 3675
Unique ID: D003657
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/07/01
Decision Making - Preferred
Concept UI M0005721
Scope note The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.
Preferred term Decision Making



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