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Descriptor English: Hospitals, Maternity
Descriptor Spanish: Maternidades
Descriptor Portuguese: Maternidades
Descriptor French: Maternités (hôpital)
Entry term(s): Hospital, Maternity
Maternity Hospital
Maternity Hospitals
Tree number(s): N02.278.421.556.366
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006771
Scope note: Special hospitals which provide care to women during pregnancy and parturition.
Annotation: coord IM with hosp ownership term (e.g., HOSPITALS, COUNTY; HOSPITALS, PROPRIETARY; etc.) (IM or NIM) if pertinent; specify geog; check also tags FEMALE & PREGNANCY
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under HOSPITALS, SPECIAL 1975-90
Online Note: search HOSPITALS, SPECIAL 1968-74
History Note: 91(75); was see under HOSPITALS, SPECIAL 1975-90
Entry Version: HOSP MATERNITY
DeCS ID: 6927
Unique ID: D006771
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Hospitals, Maternity - Preferred
Concept UI M0010600
Scope note Special hospitals which provide care to women during pregnancy and parturition.
Preferred term Hospitals, Maternity
Entry term(s) Hospital, Maternity
Maternity Hospital
Maternity Hospitals



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