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Descriptor English: Food Services
Descriptor Spanish: Servicios de Alimentación
Descriptor Portuguese: Serviços de Alimentação
Descriptor French: Services alimentaires
Entry term(s): Food Service
Meal on Wheels
Meals on Wheels
Service, Food
Services, Food
Tree number(s): J01.576.423.500
SP4.032
SP6.006.107
VS2.001.003.003
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005522
Scope note: Functions, equipment, and facilities concerned with the preparation and distribution of ready-to-eat food.
Annotation: do not confuse with DIETARY SERVICES where nutrition is emphasized; do not confuse with FOOD ASSISTANCE
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 76
History Note: 76; was FOOD SERVICE (NON MESH) before 1976
Entry Version: FOOD SERV
DeCS ID: 5662
Unique ID: D005522
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1976/01/01
Date of Entry: 1975/07/25
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Food Services - Preferred
Concept UI M0008702
Scope note Functions, equipment, and facilities concerned with the preparation and distribution of ready-to-eat food.
Preferred term Food Services
Entry term(s) Food Service
Service, Food
Services, Food
Meal on Wheels - Narrower
Concept UI M0008703
Preferred term Meal on Wheels
Entry term(s) Meals on Wheels



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