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Descriptor in English: Essential Public Health Functions
Descriptor in Spanish: Funciones Esenciales de la Salud Pública
Descriptor in Portuguese: Funções Essenciais da Saúde Pública
Descriptor in French: Fonctions Essentielles de Santé Publique
Entry term(s): Essential Public Service
Essential Public Services
Public Health Essential Services
Tree number(s): SP1.001.057
SP1.011.102.113.010
Scope note: The responsibility that the state should take over in public health. It includes the direct execution of specific actions or activities of public health, but also the mobilization, promotion, guidance and coordination of other social agents. (Free translation from the original: OPS/OMS 2002 La salud pública en las Américas)
DeCS UI: 50210
Descriptor UI: DDCS050210
Essential Public Health Functions - Preferred
Concept UI FD00061398
Scope note The responsibility that the state should take over in public health. It includes the direct execution of specific actions or activities of public health, but also the mobilization, promotion, guidance and coordination of other social agents. (Free translation from the original: OPS/OMS 2002 La salud pública en las Américas)
Preferred term Essential Public Health Functions
Entry term(s) Essential Public Service
Essential Public Services
Public Health Essential Services



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