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Descriptor English: Occupations
Descriptor Spanish: Ocupaciones
Descriptor Portuguese: Ocupações
Descriptor French: Professions
Entry term(s): Occupation
Vocation
Vocations
Tree number(s): N01.824.547
SP3.056.117
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009790
Scope note: Crafts, trades, professions, or other means of earning a living.
Annotation: differentiate from OCCUPATIONAL GROUPS: OCCUPATIONS is for the occupation itself, OCCUPATIONAL GROUPS is for the collective members of an occupation; OCCUPATIONAL MEDICINE and OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES are also available
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 68; was OCCUPATIONS AND PROFESSIONS 1963-67
Online Note: use OCCUPATIONS to search OCCUPATIONS AND PROFESSIONS 1966-67
History Note: 68; was OCCUPATIONS AND PROFESSIONS 1963-67
Entry Version: OCCUP
Related: Health Occupations MeSH
Occupational Groups MeSH
Workplace MeSH
DeCS ID: 9975
Unique ID: D009790
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Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2001/07/25
Occupations - Preferred
Concept UI M0015200
Scope note Crafts, trades, professions, or other means of earning a living.
Preferred term Occupations
Entry term(s) Occupation
Vocations - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0015201
Preferred term Vocations
Entry term(s) Vocation



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