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Descriptor in English: Hot Temperature
Descriptor in Spanish: Calor
Descriptor in Portuguese: Temperatura Alta
Descriptor in French: Température élevée
Entry term(s): Heat
Hot Temperatures
Temperature, Hot
Temperatures, Hot
Tree number(s): G01.906.595.543
G16.500.275.063.725.710.380
G16.500.750.775.710.380
N06.230.300.100.725.232
N06.230.300.100.725.710.380
SP4.102.072.092.693.050.389.060
SP8.473.654.412.072.146
Scope note: Presence of warmth or heat or a temperature notably higher than an accustomed norm.
Annotation: differentiate from HEATING (the environment); /ther use: consider also HYPERTHERMIA, INDUCED; HOT TEMPERATURE /adv eff: consider also HEAT STRESS DISORDERS & its specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
TU therapeutic use
History Note: 2009 (1963)
See also the descriptors: Calorimetry MeSH
Desert Climate MeSH
Hyperthermia, Induced MeSH
Rewarming MeSH
Tropical Climate MeSH
DeCS UI: 6508
Descriptor UI: D006358
Date Established: 2009/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/03/31
Hot Temperature - Preferred
Concept UI M0522560
Scope note Presence of warmth or heat or a temperature notably higher than an accustomed norm.
Preferred term Hot Temperature
Entry term(s) Hot Temperatures
Temperature, Hot
Temperatures, Hot
Heat - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0009982
Scope note The form of energy and the sensation of an increase in temperature. Its interest in medicine is largely with reference to its physiological effects, its therapeutic use, and its use in procedures in physics and physical chemistry.
Preferred term Heat



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