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Descriptor in English: Equity
Descriptor in Spanish: Equidad
Descriptor in Portuguese: Equidade
Descriptor in French: Équité
Tree number(s): SP3.001.050
SP4.127.413.624
Scope note: Implies decreasing the evitable and unjust diferences to the possible minimum, receiving care according to need and contributing according to paying capacity. (REPIDISCA Thesaurus)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CL classification
EC economics
EH ethnology
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
PC prevention & control
PL policies
SN statistics & numerical data
See also the descriptors: Millennium Development Goals DeCS
Poverty MeSH
Social Inequity DeCS
Social Sciences MeSH
DeCS UI: 51571
Descriptor UI: DDCS051571
Equity - Preferred
Concept UI FD00061756
Scope note Implies decreasing the evitable and unjust diferences to the possible minimum, receiving care according to need and contributing according to paying capacity. (REPIDISCA Thesaurus)
Preferred term Equity



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