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 DeCS Categories

E06 Dentistry .
E06.721 Periodontics .
E06.721.874 Subgingival Curettage .
F02 Psychological Phenomena .
F02.830 Psychophysiology .
F02.830.855 Sleep .
G11 Musculoskeletal and Neural Physiological Phenomena .
G11.561 Nervous System Physiological Phenomena .
G11.561.803 Sleep .
M01 Persons .
M01.526 Occupational Groups .
M01.526.485 Health Personnel .
M01.526.485.067 Allied Health Personnel .
M01.526.485.067.350 Home Health Aides .
N02 Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services .
N02.360 Health Personnel .
N02.360.067 Allied Health Personnel .
N02.360.067.350 Home Health Aides .
N03 Health Care Economics and Organizations .
N03.219 Economics .
N03.219.151 Costs and Cost Analysis .
N03.219.151.170 Cost Sharing .
N03.219.521 Financing, Organized .
N03.219.521.576 Insurance .
N03.219.521.576.090 Cost Sharing .
N03.219.521.576.160 Insurance Carriers .
N03.219.521.576.265 Insurance Coverage .
N03.219.521.576.570 Insurance Pools .
N04 Health Services Administration .
N04.590 Patient Care Management .
N04.590.233 Comprehensive Health Care .
N04.590.233.624 Patient Care Planning .
N04.590.233.624.250 Case Management .
SP4 Environmental Health .
SP4.016 Water Resources .
SP4.016.132 Water .
SP4.016.132.463 Melt Water .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Insurance Coverage .
Coverage, Insurance .
Status, Insurance .
Insurance Status .
Generally refers to the amount of protection available and the kind of loss which would be paid for under an insurance contract with an insurer. (Slee & Slee, Health Care Terms, 2d ed) .
Cost Sharing .
Cost-Sharing Insurance .
Cost Sharing Insurance .
Insurance, Cost-Sharing .
Sharing, Cost .
Provisions of an insurance policy that require the insured to pay some portion of covered expenses. Several forms of sharing are in use, e.g., deductibles, coinsurance, and copayments. Cost sharing does not refer to or include amounts paid in premiums for the coverage. (From Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed) .
Case Management .
A traditional term for all the activities which a physician or other health care professional normally performs to insure the coordination of the medical services required by a patient. It also, when used in connection with managed care, covers all the activities of evaluating the patient, planning treatment, referral, and follow-up so that care is continuous and comprehensive and payment for the care is obtained. (From Slee & Slee, Health Care Terms, 2nd ed) .
Insurance Pools .
Alliance, Health .
Alliances, Health .
Health Alliance .
Insurance Pool .
Pool, Insurance .
Pools, Insurance .
Health Alliances .
An organization of insurers or reinsurers through which particular types of risk are shared or pooled. The risk of high loss by a particular insurance company is transferred to the group as a whole (the insurance pool) with premiums, losses, and expenses shared in agreed amounts. .
Subgingival Curettage .
Curettage, Gingival .
Curettage, Subgingival .
Curettages, Gingival .
Curettages, Subgingival .
Debridement, Periodontal Epithelial .
Debridements, Periodontal Epithelial .
Epithelial Debridement, Periodontal .
Epithelial Debridements, Periodontal .
Gingival Curettages .
Periodontal Epithelial Debridements .
Subgingival Curettages .
Gingival Curettage .
Periodontal Epithelial Debridement .
Removal of degenerated and necrotic epithelium and underlying connective tissue of a periodontal pocket in an effort to convert a chronic ulcerated wound to an acute surgical wound, thereby insuring wound healing and attachment or epithelial adhesion, and shrinkage of the marginal gingiva. The term is sometimes used in connection with smoothing of a root surface or ROOT PLANING. (Jablonski; Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982) .
Insurance Carriers .
Carrier, Insurance .
Carriers, Insurance .
Insurance Carrier .
Insurer .
Insurers .
Organizations which assume the financial responsibility for the risks of policyholders. .
Home Health Aides .
Aide, Home Care .
Aide, Home Health .
Aide, Homemaker-Home Health .
Aides, Home Care .
Aides, Home Health .
Aides, Homemaker-Home Health .
Care Aide, Home .
Care Aides, Home .
Health Aide, Home .
Health Aide, Homemaker-Home .
Health Aides, Home .
Health Aides, Homemaker-Home .
Home Care Aide .
Home Health Aide .
Homemaker Home Health Aides .
Homemaker-Home Health Aide .
Home Care Aides .
Homemaker-Home Health Aides .
Persons who assist ill, elderly, or disabled persons in the home, carrying out personal care and housekeeping tasks. (From Slee & Slee, Health Care Terms. 2d ed, p202) .
Sleep .
Sleep, Slow Wave .
Slow-Wave Sleep .
Sleep, Slow-Wave .
A readily reversible suspension of sensorimotor interaction with the environment, usually associated with recumbency and immobility. .
Melt Water .
Sleet .