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Descriptor English: Hospitals, Convalescent
Descriptor Spanish: Hospitales de Convalecientes
Descriptor Portuguese: Hospitais de Convalescentes
Descriptor French: Établissements de convalescence
Entry term(s): Convalescent Hospital
Convalescent Hospitals
Hospital, Convalescent
Tree number(s): N02.278.421.556.294
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006765
Scope note: Hospitals which provide care to the patient for the period following an acute illness until health is restored.
Annotation: coord IM with special hosp or med specialty (IM or NIM) or with hosp ownership term (e.g., HOSPITALS, COUNTY) (IM or NIM) if pertinent; specify geog
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Entry Version: HOSP CONVALESCENT
DeCS ID: 6921
Unique ID: D006765
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Hospitals, Convalescent - Preferred
Concept UI M0010594
Scope note Hospitals which provide care to the patient for the period following an acute illness until health is restored.
Preferred term Hospitals, Convalescent
Entry term(s) Convalescent Hospital
Convalescent Hospitals
Hospital, Convalescent



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