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1. head
[upper, anterior, or proximal extremity of a structure or body, especially that part of an organism which contains the brain and the organs of special sense. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0018670) =Body Location or Region ;
=Anatomic Region;
Body Part =face;
oral pharyngeal
51. health care cost
[The actual costs of providing services related to the delivery of health care, including the costs of procedures, therapies, and medications. It is differentiated from HEALTH EXPENDITURES, which refers to the amount of money paid for the services, and from fees, which refers to the amount charged, regardless of cost. ( MSH )] (UMLS (CSP) C0085552) =Quantitative Concept ;
[ ] (UMLS (ICD9CM) C0029855) =Sign or Symptom
52. health care cost/financing
[actual costs of providing services related to the delivery of health care, including the costs of procedures, therapies, and medications; also included are the amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0178673) =Quantitative Concept ;
=health economics;
3. Head and Neck Cancer Prevention
(UMLS (NCI) C0281191) =Therapeutic or Preventive Procedure
53. Health Care Facility
[institutions which provide medical or health-related services. ( CSP )] (UMLS (NCI) C0018704) =Manufactured Object; Health Care Related Organization =biomedical facility;
mental health facility;
mobile health unit;
nursing home;
Extended care facility;
residential care facility;
automated health care system;
4. Head and Neck Disorder
(UMLS (NCI) C1333941) =Disease or Syndrome ;
54. health care facility design
[ ] (UMLS (CSP) C0598562) =Intellectual Product
5. Head and Neck Finding
(UMLS (NCI) C0575141) =Finding
55. health care facility information system
[integrated set of files, procedures, and equipment for the storage, manipulation, and retrieval of information on health care facilities including information on diseases, therapy, patient care or other aspects of their operations; for automated health records use AUTOMATED MEDICAL RECORD SYSTEM. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0178674) =Intellectual Product ;
=information system;
6. Head and Neck Infection
(UMLS (NCI) C1333943) =Disease or Syndrome ;
56. health care facility size
[The physical space or dimensions of a facility. Size may be indicated by bed capacity. ( MSH )] (UMLS (CSP) C0018714) =Quantitative Concept ;
7. Head and Neck Lymph Node
(UMLS (NCI) C1185605) =Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component
57. health care model
[representation of processes, systems, or activities in health care, including patient care, management and economics, theory, assessment, research and education; may be manipulated to demonstrate the effects that various actions will have on health care processes, systems, or activities; generally developed for understanding, analysis, improvement, and/or replacement of the process. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0596657) =Intellectual Product ;
=nursing model;
8. Head and Neck Neoplasm
[new abnormal tissue from head or neck areas of the body that grows by excessive cellular division and proliferation more rapidly than normal and continues to grow after the stimuli that initiated the new growth cease. ( CSP )] (UMLS (NCI) C0018671) =Neoplastic Process ;
=Neoplasm by Site;
eye neoplasm;
laryngeal neoplasm;
nasopharyngeal neoplasm;
nasal neoplasm;
Neoplasm of Oropharynx;
esophageal cancer;
face neoplasm;
Lip and Oral Cavity Neoplasm;
Otorhinolaryngologic Neoplasms;
Neoplasm of Parathyroid;
Neoplasm of the Thyroid;
Neoplasm of the Trachea
58. health care personnel
[occupations directed to the diagnosis, cure and prevention of disease or clinical care; index more specific careers where possible. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0018724) =Professional or Occupational Group ;
=health science profession;
licensed entity =adjunct health personnel;
dental personnel;
nursing personnel;
hospital personnel;
child health care personnel;
mental health personnel;
minority health professional
9. Head and Neck Paraganglioma
[A benign or malignant extra-adrenal paraganglioma arising from paraganglia in the head and neck. Representative examples include the carotid body and jugulotympanic paragangliomas. ( NCI )] (UMLS (NCI) C1333944) Paraganglioma of Head and Neck;
Paraganglioma of the Head and Neck =Neoplastic Process ;
59. health care personnel education
[the education of personnel working in the health care field; index narrower terms where possible. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0596658) =Educational Activity ;
=dental education;
medical education;
nursing education;
premedical education;
allied health education;
10. Head and Neck Precancerous Condition
(UMLS (NCI) C1333945) =Disease or Syndrome ;
60. health care personnel performance
[assessment of the functioning of health care employee in relation to work. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0596659) =Behavior ;
=job performance;
=nurse performance;
11. Head and Neck, Larynx
[irregularly shaped, musculocartilaginous tubular structure, lined with mucous membrane, located at the top of the trachea and below the root of the tongue and the hyoid bone; the essential sphincter guarding the entrance into the trachea and functioning secondarily as the organ of voice. ( CSP )] (UMLS (NCI) C0023078) =Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component ;
=Body System, Pulmonary;
Body Part =Epiglottic;
True Vocal Cord
61. health care policy
[information leading to decisions on the formation of policies pertaining to the health care system. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0018735) =Regulation or Law ;
=health care;
12. Head and Neck, Saliva
[clear, viscous fluid secreted by the salivary glands and mucous glands of the mouth; it contains mucins, water, organic salts, and ptylin. ( CSP )] (UMLS (NCI) C0036087) =Body Substance ;
=body fluid;
62. health care professional practice
[health care professional business; it includes professional activities related to performing duties related to the provision of health care, as well as the management of the health care business. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0033284) =Occupational Activity =health science profession;
=family medicine
13. Head and Neck, Salivary Glands
[any of the three pairs of glands that secrete saliva in the mouth and aid in digestion. ( CSP )] (UMLS (NCI) C0036098) =Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component ;
=exocrine gland;
Body Part;
oral pharyngeal;
sublingual gland;
submandibular gland;
63. Health care provider area of specialization
(UMLS (HL7) C1547832) =Idea or Concept =HL7 Vocabulary Version 2.5;
=ANSI ASC X12 Health Care Provider Taxonomy, Level 3 - specialization;
14. Head and Neck, Thyroid
[endocrine gland normally situated in the lower part of the front of the neck; secretes, stores and releases the iodine dependent thyroid hormones thyroxine and triiodothyroine which play major endocrine roles in regulating metabolic rate; also secretes thyrocalcitonin. ( CSP )] (UMLS (NCI) C0040132) =Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component =Body System, Endocrine/Metabolic;
Body Part
64. Health care provider classification
(UMLS (HL7) C1547831) =Intellectual Product =HL7 Vocabulary Version 2.5;
=ANSI ASC X12 Health Care Provider Taxonomy, Level 2 - Classification;
15. head cancer
[ ] (UMLS (CSP) C0751177) =Neoplastic Process ;
65. Health Care Provider Taxonomy
(UMLS (HL7) C1550206) =Intellectual Product =Code;
16. head circumference
[ ] (UMLS (CSP) C0262499) =Clinical Attribute
66. Health care provider type code
(UMLS (HL7) C1547830) =Intellectual Product =HL7 Vocabulary Version 2.5;
=ANSI ASC X12 Health Care Provider Taxonomy, Level 1 - Type;
17. Head Lice
[Small parasitic insects that can cause a itching red rash to the skin of the waist, shoulders, armpits, neck and pubic area. Commonly spread from person-to-person via close contact. The eggs (nits) of head lice can be mistaken for dandruff, but they are adherent to the hair shafts. ( NCI )] (UMLS (NCI) C0411280) =Invertebrate
67. health care quality
[activities and programs intended to assure or improve the quality of care in either a defined medical setting or a program; the concept includes the assessment or evaluation of the quality of care; identification of problems or shortcomings in the delivery of care; designing activities to overcome these deficiencies; and follow-up monitoring to ensure effectiveness of corrective steps. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0034379) =Qualitative Concept =health care;
=nursing care quality
18. head movement
[voluntary or involuntary motion of the head that may be relative to or independent of the body. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0376591) =Organism Function =body movement;
68. health care referral
[ ] (UMLS (CSP) C0260201) =Occupational Activity ;
19. head neoplasm
[ ] (UMLS (CSP) C0018675) =Neoplastic Process ;
69. health care referral/consultation
[practice of sending a patient to another program or practitioner for services or advice which the referring person is not prepared to provide; requesting advice from another person in the field. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0034928) =Occupational Activity ;
=Patient Care;
20. Head of the Epididymis
(UMLS (NCI) C0228023) =Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component
70. health care reform
[Innovation and improvement of the health care system by reappraisal, amendment of services, and removal of faults and abuses in providing and distributing health services to patients. It includes a re-alignment of health services and health insurance to maximum demographic elements (the unemployed, indigent, uninsured, elderly, inner cities, rural areas) with reference to coverage, hospitalization, pricing and cost containment, insurers' and employers' costs, pre-existing medical conditions, prescribed drugs, equipment, and services. ( MSH )] (UMLS (CSP) C0206597) =Governmental or Regulatory Activity ;
21. Head of the Fibula
(UMLS (NCI) C0223908) =Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component
71. health care service
[providing services for the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0018747) =Health Care Activity ;
=health care;
=community health service;
dental health service;
diagnosis service;
mental health service;
student health service;
health care transport service;
emergency health service;
managed care;
shared health service;
cancer rehabilitation/care
22. Head of the Humerus
(UMLS (NCI) C0223683) =Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component
72. health care service evaluation
[evaluating the services that provide diagnosis, prevention or treatment of disease and the maintenance of health. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0175171) =Occupational Activity ;
health administration =hospital analysis;
23. Head of the Pancreas
[That portion of the pancreas lying in the concavity of the duodenum. ( NCI )] (UMLS (NCI) C0227579) =Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component
73. health care service organization
[administration and management of a structure which provides services for the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of disease and the maintenance of health. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0596660) =Health Care Related Organization ;
=health administration;
=hospital organization/administration;
24. Head of the Spermatozoon
[The anterior, usually ovoid, nucleus-containing part of spermatozoa. (MeSH) ( NCI )] (UMLS (NCI) C0037844) =Cell Component ;
74. health care service planning
[planning for needed health care services, programs or facilities. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0596661) =Health Care Activity ;
=health administration;
=comprehensive medical planning;
regional medical planning;
interdisciplinary collaboration;
[ ] (UMLS (ICD9CM) C0178000) =Diagnostic Procedure
75. health care service utilization
[ ] (UMLS (CSP) C0237939) =Health Care Activity =health administration;
=Access to Care;
hospital utilization;
medical appointment
26. Head Skin
(UMLS (NCI) C0205029) =Body Part, Organ, or Organ Component ;
76. health care student education
[ ] (UMLS (CSP) C0598566) =Educational Activity
[ ] (UMLS (ICD9CM) C0177722) =Diagnostic Procedure
77. health care team
[ ] (UMLS (CSP) C0086390) =Health Care Activity
[ ] (UMLS (ICD9CM) C0177719) =Diagnostic Procedure
78. health care transport service
[service which provides a means of moving persons, human tissues, or health care goods and materials from one place to another, with the intent of providing health care services; includes pharmacy deliveries, Life Flight, ambulances, coroner services, etc. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0040757) =Health Care Activity ;
=health care service;
29. head/neck injury
[damage inflicted on any part of the head or neck as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity; includes injuries to the skin, muscles, and other soft tissues of the neck or head. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0178671) =Injury or Poisoning ;
=brain damage
79. health chart
[The role of a material (player) that is the physical health chart belonging to an organization (scoper). ( HL7V3.0 )] (UMLS (HL7) C1554212) =Idea or Concept =RoleClassPassive;
[ ] (UMLS (ICD9CM) C0176648) =Therapeutic or Preventive Procedure
80. health chart entity
[A health chart included to serve as a document receiving entity in the management of medical records. ( HL7V3.0 )] (UMLS (HL7) C1555311) =Intellectual Product =entity;
[ ] (UMLS (ICD9CM) C0176623) =Therapeutic or Preventive Procedure
81. health disparity
[a population-specific difference in the presence of disease, health outcomes or access to care. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C1171307) =Health Care Activity ;
=health care;
[ ] (UMLS (ICD9CM) C0176635) =Therapeutic or Preventive Procedure
82. health economics
[economic aspects of health care, its planning, and delivery. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0013560) =Occupation or Discipline ;
=health care;
=health insurance;
medical indigency;
health care cost/financing;
[ ] (UMLS (ICD9CM) C0176640) =Therapeutic or Preventive Procedure
83. health education
[educating patients and the public in areas of health concern; do not confuse with the education of health care personnel, such as physicians, dentists, etc, see appropriate terms under HEALTH CARE PERSONNEL EDUCATION; however, for the narrower terms, the training of medical personnel about those fields is included and may be postcoordinated with a health care personnel education term, ie neoplasm/cancer education may be postcoordinated with medical education. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0018701) =Educational Activity ;
=dental health education;
sex education;
nutrition education;
arthritis education;
cardiovascular disorder education;
drug abuse education;
neoplasm/cancer education;
diabetes education;
AIDS education;
mental health education;
[ ] (UMLS (ICD9CM) C0176654) =Therapeutic or Preventive Procedure
[ ] (UMLS (ICD9CM) C0260856) =Finding
35. Headache
[pain in the cranial region that may occur as an isolated and benign symptom or as a manifestation of a wide variety of conditions.(CSP)] (UMLS (ICPC) C0018681) (Headache; ZEFALEA (ESKL.DOLOR R09,MIGRANA N89); Hovedpine (ex N02 N89 R09); Hoofdpijn (ex N02 N89 R09); PAANSARKY (PL.N02,R09,N89); Cephalees (SF N02 N89 R09); Kopfschmerzen (ex N02 N89 R09); keev rosh (lo keevim bemearot haaf o migrena); fejfajas (kiv.N02,N89,R09); Mal di testa(escl N02 N89 R09); HODEPINE EKS R09 N02 N89 + r51; Cefaleia (excl N02 N89 R09) ; Cefalea (ex N02 N89 R09); HUVUDVARK (EXKL NO2 N89 R09)) Headache (excl N02 N89 R09); Headache (excluding N02 N89 R09) =Sign or Symptom ;
=pain; Clinical Finding; neurologic; Symptoms and Complaints Component =Emicrania
85. Health examination in population surveys
[ ] (UMLS (ICD9CM) C0260857) =Finding
36. Headache, Lumbar Puncture
[Headache in erect position, after lumbar puncture; due to lowering of intracranial pressure by leakage of cerebrospinal fluid through the needle tract. ( NCI )] (UMLS (NCI) C0270697) =Sign or Symptom
86. Health Information System
(UMLS (NCI) C0679918) =Intellectual Product
37. Healed
[Recovered, restored to healthy condition by natural processes, e.g. by scar formation; freed from illness or injury. ( NCI )] (UMLS (NCI) C0205249) =Functional Concept
87. health insurance
[insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0021682) =Health Care Activity =health economics;
=dental health insurance;
38. Healing Touch
[An energy (biofield) therapy that encompasses a group of non-invasive techniques that utilize the hands to clear, energize, and balance the human and environmental energy fields. Healing Touch interventions may be used to restore, energize, and balance an energy field disturbance. (HTA) ( NCI )] (UMLS (NCI) C0150386) =Therapeutic or Preventive Procedure
88. health insurance for elderly
[ ] (UMLS (CSP) C0599829) =Health Care Related Organization ;
39. Healing, Impaired
(UMLS (NCI) C0151692) =Pathologic Function
89. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
[Public Law 104-91, enacted in 1996, is designed to protect health insurance coverage for workers and their families when they change or lose their jobs. HIPAA has separate provisions for the large and small group markets, and the individual market. HIPAA amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code to provide improved portability and continuity of health insurance coverage, extending earlier provisions under the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 ("COBRA"). ( NCI )] (UMLS (CSP) C0600593) =Regulation or Law ;
40. health
[state of the organism when it functions optimally without evidence of disease. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0018684) =Idea or Concept ;
=Medical Science;
=activity of daily living;
environmental health;
mental health;
dental health;
physical fitness;
public health;
Rural Health;
women's health;
health care;
body physical activity;
90. health maintenance organization
[A managed care organization that provides health services to enrolled individuals. ( NCI )] (UMLS (CSP) C0018720) =Manufactured Object; Health Care Related Organization
41. Health
(UMLS (HL7) C1552427) =Manufactured Object; Health Care Related Organization =Clinic/Center;
91. Health Maintenance Organization
[(1) A form of health insurance in which its members prepay a premium for the HMO's health services which generally include inpatient and ambulatory care. For the patient, an HMO means reduced out-of-pocket costs (i.e. no deductible), no paperwork (i.e. insurance forms), and only a small copayment for each office visit to cover the paperwork handled by the HMO; (2) A organization of health care personnel and facilities that provides a comprehensive range of health services to an enrolled population for a fixed sum of money paid in advance for a specified period of time. These health services include a wide variety of medical treatments and consults, inpatient and outpatient hospitalization, home health service, ambulance service, and sometimes dental and pharmacy services. The HMO may be organized as a group model, an individual practice association (IPA), a network model or a staff model.Source: (1) Medical Interface: Managed Care A thru Z- Managed Care Terms published by Medicom International, Bronxville, New York Telephone (914) 337-5023, p. 20; (2) "Glossary of terms used in managed care" Developed by the Managed Care Assembly (MCA) of Medical Group Management Association (MGMA), MGM Journal, September/October 1995, p. 58 ( HL7V3.0 )] (UMLS (HL7) C1609076) =Intellectual Product =Managed Care Organization;
42. Health
(UMLS (HL7) C1555909) =Professional or Occupational Group =Psychologist;
92. health occupation education
[ ] (UMLS (CSP) C0598565) =Educational Activity
43. health administration
[refers to the administration and management of health care services. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0178672) =Occupational Activity ;
=health care;
=pharmacy administration;
health care service evaluation;
nursing administration;
health care service utilization;
health care service organization;
health care service planning;
93. health organization
[ ] (UMLS (CSP) C0920545) =Health Care Related Organization ;
44. Health and Behavior
[human attitudes and behaviors related to health; e.g., diet, exercise, care-seeking, substance avoidance, therapy compliance, etc. ( CSP )] (UMLS (NCI) C0018687) =Individual Behavior ;
=self help;
94. Health Outcomes
[Health Outcomes Institute codes for outcome variables available (with responses) from Stratis Health (formerly Foundation for Health Care Evaluation and Health Outcomes Institute), 2901 Metro Drive, Suite 400, Bloomington, MN, 55425-1525; (612) 854-3306 (voice); (612) 853-8503 (fax); See examples in the Implementation Guide. ( HL7V3.0 )] (UMLS (HL7) C1550208) =Intellectual Product =Code;
45. Health and Behavior
[Research into the combination of knowledge, practices, and attitudes that motivate the actions we take regarding health. ( NCI )] (UMLS (NCI) C0518902) =Intellectual Product
95. Health Physics
[The science concerned with problems of radiation protection relevant to reducing or preventing radiation exposure, and the effects of ionizing radiation on humans and their environment. (MeSH) ( NCI )] (UMLS (NCI) C0018725) =Biomedical Occupation or Discipline ;
46. health attitude
[Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system. ( MSH )] (UMLS (CSP) C0004275) =Social Behavior ;
96. Health problems within family
[ ] (UMLS (ICD9CM) C0481514) =Finding
47. Health Card Number
(UMLS (HL7) C1549704) =Idea or Concept =Identifier type;
97. Health Promotion
[Subcategory of Lifestyle and Disease Prevention in CAM. This sub-category deals with pre-clinical (laboratory and epidemiological) research on healing, the healing process, health promoting (salutogenic) factors and their interactions. Observational studies on the interactive effects of diet, social support, stress management, and exercise in the promotion of health and prevention of morbidity and mortality are included here. ( NCI )] (UMLS (NCI) C0018738) =Health Care Activity ;
48. health care
[heading term for medical terms other than physician specialties; for organizations and facilities, see BIOMEDICAL RESOURCE. ( CSP )] (UMLS (CSP) C0086388) =Health Care Activity =health;
health economics;
Patient Care;
health care policy;
health care service;
home health care;
chronic care;
health care quality;
self care;
health administration;
disease/disorder prevention/control;
mother/infant health care;
health disparity
98. Health Promotion and Education
(UMLS (NCI) C1272438) =Educational Activity; ;
49. health care consultation
[ ] (UMLS (CSP) C0920544) =Occupational Activity ;
99. Health Promotion in Nursing
(UMLS (NCI) C0585065) =Health Care Activity
50. Health care consumer/patient
(UMLS (HL7) C1546961) =Idea or Concept =Primary Observer's Qualification;
100. health record
[ ] (UMLS (CSP) C0679919) =Intellectual Product

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