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Descriptor English: Observational Studies as Topic
Descriptor Spanish: Estudios Observacionales como Asunto
Descriptor Portuguese: Estudos Observacionais como Assunto
Descriptor French: Études observationnelles comme sujet
Entry term(s): Observational Study as Topic
Tree number(s): E05.318.372.250.500
N05.715.360.330.250.500
N06.850.520.450.250.500
SP5.001.012.038.049
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D064887
Scope note: Works about clinical studies in which participants may receive diagnostic, therapeutic, or other types of interventions, but the investigator does not assign participants to specific interventions (as in an interventional study).
Annotation: for general design, methodology, economics, etc. of observational studies; a different heading OBSERVATIONAL STUDY is used for reports of a specific observational study
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
VE veterinary
Public MeSH Note: 2014
History Note: 2014
DeCS ID: 50295
Unique ID: D064887
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Date Established: 2014/01/01
Date of Entry: 2013/07/08
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Observational Studies as Topic - Preferred
Concept UI M0584629
Scope note Works about clinical studies in which participants may receive diagnostic, therapeutic, or other types of interventions, but the investigator does not assign participants to specific interventions (as in an interventional study).
Preferred term Observational Studies as Topic
Entry term(s) Observational Study as Topic



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