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Risk Factors
MeSH HeadingRisk Factors
Tree NumberE05.318.740.600.800.725
Tree NumberN05.715.350.200.700
Tree NumberN05.715.360.750.625.700.700
Tree NumberN06.850.490.625.750
Tree NumberN06.850.520.830.600.800.725
Annotationhuman & animal; an epidemiol concept for risk factors in dis, surg, etc.: do not confuse with RISK, a statist concept & aspect of probability; coord NIM with specific disease or other concept (IM); no qualif; specify geog if pertinent
Scope NoteAn aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
See AlsoOrgans at Risk
Previous Indexing Risk (1975-1987)
History Note88
Date of Entry19870501
Unique IDD012307


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Investigative Techniques [E05]
   Epidemiologic Methods [E05.318]
      Statistics as Topic [E05.318.740]
         Probability [E05.318.740.600]
            Risk [E05.318.740.600.800]
Logistic Models [E05.318.740.600.800.450]
Risk Assessment [E05.318.740.600.800.715]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeRisk Factors [E05.318.740.600.800.725]

 
Health Care Quality, Access, and Evaluation [N05]
   Quality of Health Care [N05.715]
      Epidemiologic Factors [N05.715.350]
         Causality [N05.715.350.200]
Precipitating Factors [N05.715.350.200.650]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeRisk Factors [N05.715.350.200.700]

 
Health Care Quality, Access, and Evaluation [N05]
   Quality of Health Care [N05.715]
      Health Care Evaluation Mechanisms [N05.715.360]
         Statistics as Topic [N05.715.360.750]
            Probability [N05.715.360.750.625]
               Risk [N05.715.360.750.625.700]
Logistic Models [N05.715.360.750.625.700.450]
Risk Assessment [N05.715.360.750.625.700.690]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeRisk Factors [N05.715.360.750.625.700.700]

 
Environment and Public Health [N06]
   Public Health [N06.850]
      Epidemiologic Factors [N06.850.490]
         Causality [N06.850.490.625]
Precipitating Factors [N06.850.490.625.500]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeRisk Factors [N06.850.490.625.750]

 
Environment and Public Health [N06]
   Public Health [N06.850]
      Epidemiologic Methods [N06.850.520]
         Statistics as Topic [N06.850.520.830]
            Probability [N06.850.520.830.600]
               Risk [N06.850.520.830.600.800]
Logistic Models [N06.850.520.830.600.800.450]
Risk Assessment [N06.850.520.830.600.800.715]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeRisk Factors [N06.850.520.830.600.800.725]

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