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Descriptor English: Prehospital Care
Descriptor Spanish: Atención Prehospitalaria
Descriptor Portuguese: Assistência Pré-Hospitalar
Descriptor French: Soins Préhospitaliers
Entry term(s): Pre-Hospital Care
Tree number(s): SP2.132
Scope note: Care provided in a primary care to patients in acute, clinical, psychiatric or traumatic conditions when they occur outside of the hospital, which may cause suffering, sequelae or death. (Free translation from the original: MS, Brazil)
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Related: Prehospital Services DeCS
DeCS ID: 50246
Unique ID: DDCS050246
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Prehospital Care - Preferred
Concept UI FD00061423
Scope note Care provided in a primary care to patients in acute, clinical, psychiatric or traumatic conditions when they occur outside of the hospital, which may cause suffering, sequelae or death. (Free translation from the original: MS, Brazil)
Preferred term Prehospital Care
Entry term(s) Pre-Hospital Care



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