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Transcultural Nursing MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Transcultural Nursing
Tree Number(s)
H02.478.676.920
Unique ID
D016746
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016746
Annotation
specialty; on an international or cultural level only; coordinate IM with nursing specialty (IM) if pertinent + culture or ethnic group (IM) if pertinent; specify geography; consider also CULTURAL COMPETENCY
Scope Note
A nursing specialty created to answer the need for developing a global perspective in the practice of nursing in a world of interdependent nations and people. The focus of this nursing discipline is on the integration of international and transcultural content into the training. Courses include study in the area of cultural differences, nursing in other countries, and international health issues and organizations, as an example.
Entry Version
TRANSCULTURAL NURS
Entry Term(s)
Nursing, Transcultural
NLM Classification #
WY 107
Previous Indexing
Nursing (1977-1991)
Nursing Care (1975-1991)
Primary Nursing Care (1977-1991)
See Also
Culturally Competent Care
Ethnopsychology
Public MeSH Note
92
History Note
92
Date Established
1992/01/01
Date of Entry
1991/04/29
Revision Date
2019/05/24
Transcultural Nursing Preferred
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