"Body Piercing" 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.
The perforation of an anatomical region for the wearing of jewelry.
- Body Piercing
- Body Piercings
- Piercings, Body
- Piercing, Body
- Ear Piercing
- Ear Piercings
- Piercing, Ear
- Piercings, Ear
- Nipple Piercing
- Nipple Piercings
- Piercing, Nipple
- Piercings, Nipple
- Lip Piercing
- Lip Piercings
- Piercing, Lip
- Piercings, Lip
- Navel Piercing
- Navel Piercings
- Piercing, Navel
- Piercings, Navel
- Tongue Piercing
- Piercing, Tongue
- Piercings, Tongue
- Tongue Piercings
- Eyebrow Piercing
- Eyebrow Piercings
- Piercing, Eyebrow
- Piercings, Eyebrow
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Body Piercing" by people in Profiles.
Safety and efficacy of medically performed tongue piercing in people with tetraplegia for use with tongue-operated assistive technology. Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil. 2015; 21(1):61-76.
Development of a tongue-piercing method for use with assistive technology. JAMA Dermatol. 2014 Apr; 150(4):453-4.
Qualitative assessment of tongue drive system by people with high-level spinal cord injury. J Rehabil Res Dev. 2014; 51(3):451-65.
A short educational intervention measurably benefits keloid-prone individuals' knowledge of prevention and treatment. J Drugs Dermatol. 2013 Apr; 12(4):397-402.
Body piercing: complications and prevention of health risks. Am J Clin Dermatol. 2012 Feb 01; 13(1):1-17.
Development and evaluation of a psychometric instrument designed to assess HIV risk behaviors of prison inmates. J Correct Health Care. 2010 Jan; 16(1):67-78.
Body art practices among inmates: Implications for transmission of bloodborne infections. Am J Infect Control. 2010 Mar; 38(2):121-9.
Ear piercing: a simple solution to preserve the marking and asepsis. Dermatol Surg. 2008 Dec; 34(12):1750.
Body piercing/tattooing and trauma diagnostic imaging: medical myths vs realities. J Trauma Nurs. 2007 Jan-Mar; 14(1):35-8.