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Descriptor English: Drinking Behavior
Descriptor Spanish: Conducta de Ingestión de Líquido
Descriptor Portuguese: Comportamento de Ingestão de Líquido
Descriptor French: Comportement dipsique
Entry term(s): Behavior, Drinking
Behaviors, Drinking
Drinking Behaviors
Tree number(s): F01.145.317
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004327
Scope note: Behaviors associated with the ingesting of water and other liquids; includes rhythmic patterns of drinking (time intervals - onset and duration), frequency and satiety.
Annotation: does not refer to drinking alcohol ( = ALCOHOL DRINKING); human & animal; differentiate from DRINKING
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
DE drug effects
ES ethics
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Behavior (1966-1968)
Thirst (1966-1968)
Public MeSH Note: 69
History Note: 69
DeCS ID: 4388
Unique ID: D004327
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1969/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2006/07/05
Drinking Behavior - Preferred
Concept UI M0006805
Scope note Behaviors associated with the ingesting of water and other liquids; includes rhythmic patterns of drinking (time intervals - onset and duration), frequency and satiety.
Preferred term Drinking Behavior
Entry term(s) Behavior, Drinking
Behaviors, Drinking
Drinking Behaviors



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