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Descriptor English: Nuclear Power Plants
Descriptor Spanish: Plantas de Energía Nuclear
Descriptor Portuguese: Centrais Nucleares
Descriptor French: Centrales nucléaires
Entry term(s): Nuclear Power Plant
Power Plant, Nuclear
Power Plants, Nuclear
Thermonuclear Plants
Thermonuclear Power Plants
Tree number(s): E07.710.600.500
J01.780.600
J03.540.680.600
SP4.102.072.092.693.050.384.010
SP4.112.082.618.234
SP8.946.819.865.810.761.494
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D055848
Scope note: Facilities that convert NUCLEAR ENERGY into electrical energy.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Nuclear Reactors (1965-2008)
Power Plants (1978-2008)
Public MeSH Note: 2009; see POWER PLANTS 1995-2008
History Note: 2009; use POWER PLANTS 1995-2008
Related: Radioactive Effluents DeCS
DeCS ID: 53256
Unique ID: D055848
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2009/01/01
Date of Entry: 2008/07/08
Revision Date: 2016/06/08
Nuclear Power Plants - Preferred
Concept UI M0017420
Scope note Facilities that convert NUCLEAR ENERGY into electrical energy.
Preferred term Nuclear Power Plants
Entry term(s) Nuclear Power Plant
Power Plant, Nuclear
Power Plants, Nuclear
Thermonuclear Power Plants - Narrower
Concept UI FD00061773
Preferred term Thermonuclear Power Plants
Entry term(s) Thermonuclear Plants



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