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Descriptor in English: Drug Therapy, Combination
Descriptor in Spanish: Quimioterapia Combinada
Descriptor in Portuguese: Quimioterapia Combinada
Descriptor in French: Association de médicaments
Entry term(s): Chemotherapies, Combination
Chemotherapy, Combination
Combination Chemotherapies
Combination Chemotherapy
Combination Drug Therapies
Combination Drug Therapy
Drug Polytherapies
Drug Polytherapy
Drug Therapies, Combination
Polychemotherapies
Polychemotherapy
Polytherapies, Drug
Polytherapy, Drug
Therapies, Combination Drug
Therapy, Combination Drug
Tree number(s): E02.319.310
Scope note: Therapy with two or more separate preparations given for a combined effect.
Annotation: IM when general; NIM when with specific drugs; differentiate from DRUG COMBINATIONS which is single preparation of multiple drugs; note entry term POLYCHEMOTHERAPY: do not confuse with POLYPHARMACY which is available for the use of multiple drugs administered to the same patient
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
History Note: 74
See also the descriptors: Antineoplastic Combined Chemotherapy Protocols MeSH
Drug Combinations MeSH
Drug Synergism MeSH
DeCS UI: 4419
Descriptor UI: D004359
Date Established: 1974/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Drug Therapy, Combination - Preferred
Concept UI M0006851
Scope note Therapy with two or more separate preparations given for a combined effect.
Preferred term Drug Therapy, Combination
Entry term(s) Chemotherapies, Combination
Chemotherapy, Combination
Combination Chemotherapies
Combination Chemotherapy
Combination Drug Therapies
Combination Drug Therapy
Drug Polytherapies
Drug Polytherapy
Drug Therapies, Combination
Polytherapies, Drug
Polytherapy, Drug
Therapies, Combination Drug
Therapy, Combination Drug
Polychemotherapy - Narrower
Concept UI M0533850
Preferred term Polychemotherapy
Entry term(s) Polychemotherapies



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