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Descriptor in English: Health Resorts
Descriptor in Spanish: Colonias de Salud
Descriptor in Portuguese: Estâncias para Tratamento de Saúde
Descriptor in French: Stations de cure
Entry term(s): Health Resort
Resort, Health
Resorts, Health
Tree number(s): N02.278.330
Scope note: Destinations frequented as vacation or recreational retreats, equipped with specialized amenities, treatments and facilities, for the promotion of general well-being and health.
Annotation: sanatoria & sanitaria (often used interchangeably) can go here but consider also HOSPITALS, SPECIAL
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
See also the descriptors: Sports and Recreational Facilities MeSH
DeCS UI: 6445
Descriptor UI: D006294
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/07/05
Health Resorts - Preferred
Concept UI M0009890
Scope note Destinations frequented as vacation or recreational retreats, equipped with specialized amenities, treatments and facilities, for the promotion of general well-being and health.
Preferred term Health Resorts
Entry term(s) Health Resort
Resort, Health
Resorts, Health



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