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Descriptor English: Bariatric Medicine
Descriptor Spanish: Medicina Bariátrica
Descriptor Portuguese: Medicina Bariátrica
Descriptor French: Médecine de l'obésité
Entry term(s): Medicine, Bariatric
Tree number(s): H02.403.074
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D052938
Scope note: The discipline concerned with WEIGHT REDUCTION in patients with OBESITY.
Annotation: specialty only; BARIATRICS is available for bariatric procedures
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Bariatrics (2005-2006)
Public MeSH Note: 2007
History Note: 2007
Related: Bariatric Surgery MeSH
Bariatrics MeSH
DeCS ID: 52455
Unique ID: D052938
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2007/01/01
Date of Entry: 2006/07/05
Revision Date: 2013/07/09
Bariatric Medicine - Preferred
Concept UI M0490373
Scope note The discipline concerned with WEIGHT REDUCTION in patients with OBESITY.
Preferred term Bariatric Medicine
Entry term(s) Medicine, Bariatric



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