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Computers, Handheld MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Computers, Handheld
Tree Number(s)
L01.224.230.260.550.500
Unique ID
D034201
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D034201
Scope Note
A type of MICROCOMPUTER, sometimes called a personal digital assistant, that is very small and portable and fitting in a hand. They are convenient to use in clinical and other field situations for quick data management. They usually require docking with MICROCOMPUTERS for updates.
Entry Term(s)
Computers, Palm-Top
Computers, Palmtop
Mobile Devices
PDA Computer
Palm Pilot
Personal Digital Assistant
Pocket PC
Tablet Computers
Previous Indexing
Microcomputers (1992-2002)
See Also
Cell Phone
Public MeSH Note
2003
History Note
2003
Date Established
2003/01/01
Date of Entry
2002/07/03
Revision Date
2020/06/18
Computers, Handheld Preferred
Tablet Computers Related
Computers, Palmtop Narrower
Personal Digital Assistant Narrower
Pocket PC Narrower
Mobile Devices Related
Palm Pilot Narrower
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