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Descriptor English: Driving Under the Influence
Descriptor Spanish: Conducir bajo la Influencia
Descriptor Portuguese: Dirigir sob a Influência
Descriptor French: Conduite avec facultés affaiblies
Entry term(s): Drinking and Driving
Driving While Intoxicated
Driving and Drinking
Driving, Drunk
Driving, Drunken
Drunk Driving
Drunken Driving
While Intoxicated, Driving
Tree number(s): F01.145.250.250
F01.145.263.500
I01.880.735.223.250
I03.125.649
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000066448
Scope note: Operating a motor vehicle while impaired by alcohol or other drugs including those prescribed by physicians.
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PC prevention & control
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Automobile Driving (1967-2015)
Public MeSH Note: 2016
History Note: 2016
DeCS ID: 56075
Unique ID: D000066448
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Date Established: 2016/01/01
Date of Entry: 2015/07/02
Revision Date: 2019/05/06
Driving Under the Influence - Preferred
Concept UI M000595368
Scope note Operating a motor vehicle while impaired by alcohol or other drugs including those prescribed by physicians.
Preferred term Driving Under the Influence
Drinking and Driving - Narrower
Concept UI M000649277
Preferred term Drinking and Driving
Entry term(s) Driving While Intoxicated
Driving and Drinking
Driving, Drunk
Driving, Drunken
Drunk Driving
Drunken Driving
While Intoxicated, Driving



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