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Descriptor English: Hospitals, Isolation
Descriptor Spanish: Hospitales de Aislamiento
Descriptor Portuguese: Hospitais de Isolamento
Descriptor French: Hôpitaux d'isolement
Entry term(s): Hospital, Isolation
Isolation Hospital
Isolation Hospitals
Lazaretto
Lazarettos
Quarantine Station
Quarantine Stations
Station, Quarantine
Stations, Quarantine
Tree number(s): N02.278.421.556.330
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D055819
Scope note: Hospitals designed or used to isolate or quarantine persons with communicable diseases.
Annotation: coordinate with hospital ownership term (e.g., HOSPITALS, COUNTY); specify geographic location if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Hospitals, Special (1966-2008)
Public MeSH Note: 2009
History Note: 2009
DeCS ID: 53389
Unique ID: D055819
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: 2013/07/09
Hospitals, Isolation - Preferred
Concept UI M0520861
Scope note Hospitals designed or used to isolate or quarantine persons with communicable diseases.
Preferred term Hospitals, Isolation
Entry term(s) Hospital, Isolation
Isolation Hospital
Isolation Hospitals
Stations, Quarantine - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0521752
Scope note Facility where those suspected of carrying diseases could be kept in isolation.
Preferred term Stations, Quarantine
Entry term(s) Quarantine Station
Quarantine Stations
Station, Quarantine
Lazarettos - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0521751
Scope note Buildings or ships used for quarantine detention.
Preferred term Lazarettos
Entry term(s) Lazaretto



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