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Fluid Therapy MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Fluid Therapy
Tree Number(s)
E02.319.360
Unique ID
D005440
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005440
Annotation
coordinate with disease /‌ther, not disease /‌diet ther; do not specify route of administration unless particularly significant
Scope Note
Therapy whose basic objective is to restore the volume and composition of the body fluids to normal with respect to WATER-ELECTROLYTE BALANCE. Fluids may be administered intravenously, orally, by intermittent gavage, or by HYPODERMOCLYSIS.
Entry Version
FLUID THER
Entry Term(s)
Oral Rehydration
Oral Rehydration Therapy
Rehydration
Rehydration Therapy, Oral
Rehydration, Oral
Therapy, Fluid
Therapy, Oral Rehydration
Previous Indexing
Electrolytes (1966-1978)
Infusions, Parenteral (1966-1978)
Water-Electrolyte Balance (1966-1978)
See Also
Rehydration Solutions
Public MeSH Note
79
History Note
79
Date Established
1979/01/01
Date of Entry
1977/11/28
Revision Date
2008/07/08
Fluid Therapy Preferred
Oral Rehydration Therapy Narrower
Rehydration Broader
Oral Rehydration Narrower
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