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Orthopedic Equipment MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Orthopedic Equipment
Tree Number(s)
E07.858.442
Unique ID
D009983
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009983
Annotation
nonexpendable & used by the orthopedic surgeon; do not confuse with ORTHOTIC DEVICES used on the patient
Scope Note
Nonexpendable items used in the performance of orthopedic surgery and related therapy. They are differentiated from ORTHOTIC DEVICES, apparatus used to prevent or correct deformities in patients.
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
1997/06/20
Orthopedic Equipment Preferred
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