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Descriptor English: Hospitals, Low-Volume
Descriptor Spanish: Hospitales de Bajo Volumen
Descriptor Portuguese: Hospitais com Baixo Volume de Atendimentos
Descriptor French: Hôpitaux à faible volume d'activité
Entry term(s): Hospital, Low-Volume
Hospitals, Low Volume
Low Volume Hospitals
Low-Volume Hospital
Low-Volume Hospitals
Tree number(s): N02.278.421.434
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D061846
Scope note: Hospitals with a much lower than average utilization by physicians and smaller number of procedures.
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 (1995-2012)
Public MeSH Note: 2013
History Note: 2013
DeCS ID: 55146
Unique ID: D061846
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2013/01/01
Date of Entry: 2012/07/03
Hospitals, Low-Volume - Preferred
Concept UI M0560416
Scope note Hospitals with a much lower than average utilization by physicians and smaller number of procedures.
Preferred term Hospitals, Low-Volume
Entry term(s) Hospital, Low-Volume
Hospitals, Low Volume
Low Volume Hospitals
Low-Volume Hospital
Low-Volume Hospitals



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