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Descriptor English: Environmental Salubrity
Descriptor Spanish: Salubridad Ambiental
Descriptor Portuguese: Salubridade Ambiental
Descriptor French: Salubrité de l'Environnement
Tree number(s): SP2.006.107.500
SP4.008
VS4.001.100
Scope note: State of health in which the urban and rural human populations live, both in terms of their ability to inhibit or prevent the occurrence of endemic diseases and epidemics carried out by the environment, as well as their potential to promote the improvement of environmental conditions favorable to well-being. It involves the principles of integrality of actions (water, sewage, solid waste, drainage and vector control) and the quality and quantity of services rendered, including the home environment (housing) and the public environment. (Free translation from the original: BRASIL. MS. OPAS/OMS. Avaliação de impacto na saúde das ações de saneamento: marco conceitual e estratégia metodológica, 2004. Available in: https://bit.ly/3mSQxdk)
History Note: 2019
DeCS ID: 57897
Unique ID: DDCS057897
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Environmental Salubrity - Preferred
Concept UI FD00062168
Scope note State of health in which the urban and rural human populations live, both in terms of their ability to inhibit or prevent the occurrence of endemic diseases and epidemics carried out by the environment, as well as their potential to promote the improvement of environmental conditions favorable to well-being. It involves the principles of integrality of actions (water, sewage, solid waste, drainage and vector control) and the quality and quantity of services rendered, including the home environment (housing) and the public environment. (Free translation from the original: BRASIL. MS. OPAS/OMS. Avaliação de impacto na saúde das ações de saneamento: marco conceitual e estratégia metodológica, 2004. Available in: https://bit.ly/3mSQxdk)
Preferred term Environmental Salubrity



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