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Descriptor in English: Jurisprudence
Descriptor in Spanish: Jurisprudencia
Descriptor in Portuguese: Jurisprudência
Descriptor in French: Jurisprudence
Entry term(s): Aspect, Legal
Aspects, Legal
Constitutional Law
Constitutional Laws
Court Decision
Court Decisions
Decision, Court
Decisions, Court
Interest, State
Interests, State
Jurisprudence, Medical
Law
Law, Constitutional
Laws
Laws, Constitutional
Legal Aspect
Legal Aspects
Legal Obligation
Legal Obligations
Legal Status
Litigation
Litigations
Medical Jurisprudence
Obligation, Legal
Obligations, Legal
State Interest
State Interests
Status, Legal
Tree number(s): I01.880.604.583
N03.706.535
SP4.127.433.831
SP9.040
Scope note: The science or philosophy of law. Also, the application of the principles of law and justice to health and medicine.
Annotation: GEN only: prefer /legis (for /legislation & jurisprudence): Manual 19.7+, 19.8.42; specify geog; do not coord with MEDICINE; for civil suits: differentiate from FORENSIC MEDICINE which is for crime & identification
Allowable Qualifiers: HI history
See also the descriptors: Forensic Dentistry MeSH
Forensic Medicine MeSH
Lawyers MeSH
DeCS UI: 7772
Descriptor UI: D007603
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/09
Jurisprudence - Preferred
Concept UI M0011876
Scope note The science or philosophy of law. Also, the application of the principles of law and justice to health and medicine.
Preferred term Jurisprudence
Entry term(s) Aspect, Legal
Aspects, Legal
Legal Aspect
Legal Aspects
Court Decision - Narrower
Concept UI M0011886
Preferred term Court Decision
Entry term(s) Court Decisions
Decision, Court
Decisions, Court
Law - Narrower
Concept UI M0011877
Preferred term Law
Entry term(s) Laws
State Interest - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0011885
Preferred term State Interest
Entry term(s) Interest, State
Interests, State
State Interests
Legal Status - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0011887
Preferred term Legal Status
Entry term(s) Status, Legal
Litigation - Narrower
Concept UI M0011881
Preferred term Litigation
Entry term(s) Litigations
Medical Jurisprudence - Narrower
Concept UI M0011882
Preferred term Medical Jurisprudence
Entry term(s) Jurisprudence, Medical
Constitutional Law - Narrower
Concept UI M0011874
Preferred term Constitutional Law
Entry term(s) Constitutional Laws
Law, Constitutional
Laws, Constitutional
Legal Obligations - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0011884
Preferred term Legal Obligations
Entry term(s) Legal Obligation
Obligation, Legal
Obligations, Legal



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