"Persons" 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.
Persons as individuals (e.g., ABORTION APPLICANTS) or as members of a group (e.g., HISPANIC AMERICANS). It is not used for members of the various professions (e.g., PHYSICIANS) or occupations (e.g., LIBRARIANS) for which OCCUPATIONAL GROUPS is available.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Persons".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Persons".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Persons" by people in Profiles.
Medical professionalism in society. N Engl J Med. 1999 Nov 18; 341(21):1612-6.
Impact of therapeutic research on informed consent and the ethics of clinical trials: a medical oncology perspective. J Clin Oncol. 1999 May; 17(5):1601-17.
What is the quality of the reporting of research ethics in publications of nursing home research? J Am Geriatr Soc. 1999 Jan; 47(1):76-81.
Learning from our patients: one participant's impact on clinical trial research and informed consent. Ann Intern Med. 1997 Jun 01; 126(11):892-7.
Health outcomes and managed care: discussing the hidden issues. Am J Manag Care. 1997 May; 3(5):756-62.
Hope and the limits of research. Hastings Cent Rep. 1996 Sep-Oct; 26(5):20; discussion 20-2.