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 DeCS Categories

V02 Publication Formats .
V02.050 Academic Dissertations .
V02.060 Account Books .
V02.510 Guidebooks .
V02.515 Guideline .
V02.515.500 Practice Guideline .
V02.520 Handbooks .
V02.660 Monograph .
V02.660.500 Textbooks .
V02.750 Resource Guides .
 
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Documents
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Guidebooks .
Guidebooks [Publication Type] .
Works consisting of publications for travelers that give information about a city, region, or country, or similar handbooks about buildings, museums, etc. (The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983) .
1.00
 
Guideline .
Guideline [Publication Type] .
Work consisting of a set of statements, directions, or principles presenting current or future rules or policy. Guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, organizations such as professional societies or governing boards, or by the convening of expert panels. The text may be cursive or in outline form, but it is generally a comprehensive guide to problems and approaches in any discipline or activity. This concept relates to the general conduct and administration of health care activities rather than to specific decisions for a particular clinical condition. For that aspect, PRACTICE GUIDELINE is available. .
0.81
 
Resource Guides .
Information Resources .
Source Books .
Source Guides .
Sourcebooks .
Resource Guides [Publication Type] .
Works listing and describing various sources of information, from multiple media or in different formats, on a given subject. .
0.72
 
Practice Guideline .
Clinical Practice Guideline .
Practice Guideline [Publication Type] .
Work consisting of a set of directions or principles to assist the health care practitioner with patient care decisions about appropriate diagnostic, therapeutic, or other clinical procedures for specific clinical circumstances. Practice guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, organizations such as professional societies or governing boards, or by the convening of expert panels. They can provide a foundation for assessing and evaluating the quality and effectiveness of health care in terms of measuring improved health, reduction of variation in services or procedures performed, and reduction of variation in outcomes of health care delivered. .
0.71
 
Handbooks .
Handbooks [Publication Type] .
Works consisting of concise reference works in which facts and information pertaining to a certain subject or field are arranged for ready reference and consultation rather than for continuous reading and study. .
0.65
 
Textbooks .
Textbooks [Publication Type] .
Books intended for use in the study of specific subjects, containing systematic presentation of the principles and essential knowledge of the subjects. .
0.64
 
Academic Dissertations .
Theses .
Theses [Publication Type] .
Academic Dissertations [Publication Type] .
Works consisting of formal presentations made usually to fulfill requirements for an academic degree. .
0.61
 
Publication Formats .
Publication Formats [Publication Type] .
Specific genre of publication. .
0.61
 
Account Books .
Account Books [Publication Type] .
Books in which personal or commercial accounts of financial transactions are recorded. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed) .
0.60