Data collection: MeSH 2013

General information

Recommended name MeSH 2013 Collection has restriction(s) logo
Description MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) is the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus. It consists of sets of terms naming descriptors in a hierarchical structure that permits searching at various levels of specificity. This thesaurus is used by NLM for indexing articles from biomedical journals, cataloging of books, documents, etc. This collection references MeSH terms published in 2013.
Identifier pattern^[A-Za-z0-9]+$
Registry identifierMIR:00000473

Identification schemes

Namespace mesh.2013
URI http://identifiers.org/mesh.2013/
Alternative URI schemes  
  • urn:miriam:mesh.2013

Physical locations (resources)

Resource
MIR:00100608
Description MeSH 2013 at National Library of Medicine
Access URL http://www.nlm.nih.gov/cgi/mesh/2013/MB_cgi?mode=&index=$id&view=expanded  [Example: 17165]
Institution U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institute of Health, Maryland, USA
Website http://www.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/

References