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Descriptor English: Sports for Persons with Disabilities
Descriptor Spanish: Deportes para Personas con Discapacidad
Descriptor Portuguese: Esportes para Pessoas com Deficiência
Descriptor French: Sports pour les personnes handicapées
Entry term(s): Adaptive Sport
Adaptive Sports
Para Sport
Para Sports
Para athletics
Para-Sport
Para-Sports
Para-athletic
Para-athletics
Parathletic
Parathletics
Sport, Adaptive
Sport, Para
Sport, Wheelchair
Sports for the Disabled
Sports, Adaptive
Sports, Para
Sports, Wheelchair
Wheelchair Sport
Wheelchair Sports
Tree number(s): I03.450.642.845.834
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D064846
Scope note: Activities or games played by PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, usually requiring physical effort or skill. The activities or games may be specifically created or based on existing sports, with or without modifications, to meet the needs of persons with physical or intellectual disabilities.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PH physiology
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Entry Combination: injuries:Athletic Injuries
Public MeSH Note: 2014
History Note: 2014
Related: Disabled Persons MeSH
Rehabilitation MeSH
DeCS ID: 55433
Unique ID: D064846
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2014/01/01
Date of Entry: 2013/07/08
Revision Date: 2020/06/18
Sports for Persons with Disabilities - Preferred
Concept UI M0584397
Scope note Activities or games played by PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, usually requiring physical effort or skill. The activities or games may be specifically created or based on existing sports, with or without modifications, to meet the needs of persons with physical or intellectual disabilities.
Preferred term Sports for Persons with Disabilities
Entry term(s) Adaptive Sport
Adaptive Sports
Sport, Adaptive
Sports for the Disabled
Sports, Adaptive
Parathletics - Narrower
Concept UI M0584398
Preferred term Parathletics
Entry term(s) Para Sport
Para Sports
Para athletics
Para-Sport
Para-Sports
Para-athletic
Para-athletics
Parathletic
Sport, Para
Sport, Wheelchair
Sports, Para
Sports, Wheelchair
Wheelchair Sport
Wheelchair Sports



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