"Physical Abuse" 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.
Violence inflicted on an individual through physical contact.
- Physical Abuse
- Abuse, Physical
- Physical Violence
- Violence, Physical
- Physical Maltreatment
- Maltreatment, Physical
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Physical Abuse".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Physical Abuse".
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