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Descriptor English: Medical Missions
Descriptor Spanish: Misiones Médicas
Descriptor Portuguese: Missões Médicas
Descriptor French: Missions médicales
Entry term(s): Medical Mission
Medical Mission, Official
Medical Missions, Official
Mission, Medical
Mission, Official Medical
Missions, Medical
Missions, Official Medical
Official Medical Mission
Official Medical Missions
Tree number(s): I01.615.500.750
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008493
Scope note: Travel by a group for the purpose of undertaking a health-care related project of short-term duration.
Annotation: RELIGIOUS MISSIONS and MISSIONARIES are also available
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: 2019; MEDICAL MISSIONS, OFFICIAL 1974-2018; MEDICAL MISSIONS 1966-1973
History Note: 2019; was MEDICAL MISSIONS OFFICIAL 1974-2018; was MEDICAL MISSIONS 1966-1973
Related: Missionaries MeSH
Religious Missions MeSH
DeCS ID: 8660
Unique ID: D008493
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: 2018/06/30
Medical Missions - Preferred
Concept UI M000642929
Scope note Travel by a group for the purpose of undertaking a health-care related project of short-term duration.
Preferred term Medical Missions
Entry term(s) Medical Mission
Mission, Medical
Missions, Medical
Medical Missions, Official - Narrower
Concept UI M0013219
Preferred term Medical Missions, Official
Entry term(s) Medical Mission, Official
Mission, Official Medical
Missions, Official Medical
Official Medical Mission
Official Medical Missions



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