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Descriptor English: Root Cause Analysis
Descriptor Spanish: Análisis de Causa Raíz
Descriptor Portuguese: Análise de Causa Fundamental
Descriptor French: Analyse de cause racine
Entry term(s): Analyses, Root Cause
Analysis, Root Cause
Cause Analyses, Root
Cause Analysis, Root
Root Cause Analyses
Tree number(s): N05.715.360.700
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D060891
Scope note: Multi-step systematic review process used for improving safety by investigation of incidents to find what happened, why it happened, and to determine what can be done to prevent it from happening again.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 2012
History Note: 2012
DeCS ID: 54853
Unique ID: D060891
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Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Root Cause Analysis - Preferred
Concept UI M0555735
Scope note Multi-step systematic review process used for improving safety by investigation of incidents to find what happened, why it happened, and to determine what can be done to prevent it from happening again.
Preferred term Root Cause Analysis
Entry term(s) Analyses, Root Cause
Analysis, Root Cause
Cause Analyses, Root
Cause Analysis, Root
Root Cause Analyses



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