"Preventive Medicine" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings)
. Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A medical specialty primarily concerned with prevention of disease (PRIMARY PREVENTION) and the promotion and preservation of health in the individual.
- Preventive Medicine
- Preventative Medicine
- Medicine, Preventative
- Medicine, Preventive
- Preventive Care
- Care, Preventive
- Preventative Care
- Care, Preventative
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Preventive Medicine".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Preventive Medicine".
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