Descriptor English: Infant Care
Descriptor Spanish: Cuidado del Lactante
Descriptor asistencia a neonatos
Entry term(s) asistencia a lactantes
Scope note: Cuidados para lactantes en el hogar o en una institución.
Descriptor Portuguese: Cuidado do Lactente
Descriptor French: Soins du nourrisson
Tree number(s): N02.421.088.120
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Care of infants in the home or institution.
Annotation: humans only; check the tags HUMAN and INFANT or INFANT, NEWBORN
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
PX psychology
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: DIAPERS was see INFANT CARE 1989-91
Online Note: use INFANT CARE to search DIAPERS 1989-91
History Note: DIAPERS was see INFANT CARE 1989-91
Related: Child Care MeSH
Incubators, Infant MeSH
Intensive Care, Neonatal MeSH
DeCS ID: 7400
Unique ID: D007224
NLM Classification: WS 113
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/29
Infant Care - Preferred
Concept UI M0011267
Scope note Care of infants in the home or institution.
Preferred term Infant Care

We want your feedback on the new DeCS / MeSH website

We invite you to complete a survey that will take no more than 3 minutes.

Go to survey