"Contact Tracing" 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.
Identification of those persons (or animals) who have had such an association with an infected person, animal, or contaminated environment as to have had the opportunity to acquire the infection. Contact tracing is a generally accepted method for the control of sexually transmitted diseases.
- Contact Tracing
- Tracing, Contact
- Infectious Disease Contact Tracing
- Communicable Disease Contact Tracing
- Notification, Partner
- Notifications, Partner
- Partner Notifications
- Partner Notification
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Contact Tracing".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Contact Tracing".
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