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Descriptor English: Equity
Descriptor Spanish: Equidad
Descriptor Portuguese: Equidade
Descriptor 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
Related:

Poverty MeSH
Social Sciences MeSH
DeCS ID: 51571
Unique ID: DDCS051571
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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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