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Descriptor in English: Health Facility Closure
Descriptor in Spanish: Clausura de las Instituciones de Salud
Descriptor in Portuguese: Fechamento de Instituições de Saúde
Descriptor in French: Fermeture d'établissement de santé
Entry term(s): Closure, Health Facility
Closure, Hospital
Closures, Health Facility
Closures, Hospital
Facility Closure, Health
Facility Closures, Health
Health Facility Closures
Hospital Closure
Hospital Closures
Tree number(s): N02.278.218
N05.300.430.390
VS3.001.001.003
Scope note: The closing of any health facility, e.g., health centers, residential facilities, and hospitals.
Allowable Qualifiers: EC economics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Online Note: use HEALTH FACILITY CLOSURE to search HOSPITAL CLOSURE Aug 1977-82
History Note: 91(83); was see under HEALTH FACILITIES 1983-90; was HOSPITAL CLOSURE see under HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATION Aug 1977-82
See also the descriptors: Health Surveillance DeCS
DeCS UI: 6422
Descriptor UI: D006271
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/05/11
Revision Date: 1997/06/20
Health Facility Closure - Preferred
Concept UI M0009837
Scope note The closing of any health facility, e.g., health centers, residential facilities, and hospitals.
Preferred term Health Facility Closure
Entry term(s) Closure, Health Facility
Closures, Health Facility
Facility Closure, Health
Facility Closures, Health
Health Facility Closures
Closure, Hospital - Narrower
Concept UI M0009838
Preferred term Closure, Hospital
Entry term(s) Closures, Hospital
Hospital Closure
Hospital Closures



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