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Descriptor English: Athletes
Descriptor Spanish: Atletas
Descriptor Portuguese: Atletas
Descriptor French: Athlètes
Entry term(s): Athlete
Athlete, Elite
Athlete, Professional
Athletes, Elite
Athletes, Professional
Elite Athlete
Elite Athletes
Professional Athlete
Professional Athletes
Tree number(s): M01.072
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D056352
Scope note: Individuals who have developed skills, physical stamina and strength or participants in SPORTS or other physical activities.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
ED education
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
Previous Indexing: Sports (1966-2009)
Public MeSH Note: 2010
History Note: 2010
DeCS ID: 53812
Unique ID: D056352
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2010/01/01
Date of Entry: 2009/07/06
Revision Date: 2020/07/08
Athletes - Preferred
Concept UI M0527021
Scope note Individuals who have developed skills, physical stamina and strength or participants in SPORTS or other physical activities.
Preferred term Athletes
Entry term(s) Athlete
Professional Athletes - Narrower
Concept UI M000683838
Preferred term Professional Athletes
Entry term(s) Athlete, Professional
Athletes, Professional
Professional Athlete
Elite Athletes - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000735686
Preferred term Elite Athletes
Entry term(s) Athlete, Elite
Athletes, Elite
Elite Athlete



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