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 DeCS Categories

B05 Organism Forms .
B05.500 Life Cycle Stages .
E02 Therapeutics .
E02.760 Patient Care .
E02.760.440 Life Support Care .
E02.760.905 Terminal Care .
G07 Physiological Phenomena .
G07.345 Growth and Development .
G07.345.500 Morphogenesis .
G07.345.500.550 Metamorphosis, Biological .
G07.345.500.550.500 Life Cycle Stages .
G08 Reproductive and Urinary Physiological Phenomena .
G08.686 Reproductive Physiological Phenomena .
G08.686.157 Climacteric .
G08.686.841 Sexual Development .
G08.686.841.249 Climacteric .
J03 Non-Medical Public and Private Facilities .
J03.340 Housing .
J03.340.260 Housing for the Elderly .
N01 Population Characteristics .
N01.224 Demography .
N01.224.791 Residence Characteristics .
N01.224.791.400 Housing .
N01.224.791.400.410 Housing for the Elderly .
N02 Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services .
N02.421 Health Services .
N02.421.585 Patient Care .
N02.421.585.440 Life Support Care .
N02.421.585.905 Terminal Care .
N06 Environment and Public Health .
N06.230 Environment .
N06.230.150 Environment, Controlled .
N06.230.150.360 Housing .
N06.230.150.360.260 Housing for the Elderly .
SP4 Environmental Health .
SP4.011 Science .
SP4.011.087 Contamination .
SP4.011.087.693 Environmental Pollution .
SP4.011.087.693.324 Life Cycle Stages .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Terminal Care .
End of Life Care .
Care End, Life .
Care Ends, Life .
Care, Terminal .
Life Care End .
Life Care Ends .
Medical and nursing care of patients in the terminal stage of an illness. .
Life Support Care .
Prolongation of Life .
Care, Life Support .
Extraordinary Treatments .
Life Prolongation .
Treatment, Extraordinary .
Treatments, Extraordinary .
Extraordinary Treatment .
Care provided patients requiring extraordinary therapeutic measures in order to sustain and prolong life. .
Climacteric .
Climacterics .
Life Change .
Life Changes .
Change of Life .
Physiologic period, characterized by endocrine, somatic, and psychic changes with the termination of ovarian function in the female. It may also accompany the normal diminution of sexual activity in the male. .
Life Cycle Stages .
Life History Stages .
Cycle, Life .
Cycles, Life .
History Stage, Life .
History Stages, Life .
Life Cycle Stage .
Life Cycles .
Life History Stage .
Stage, Life Cycle .
Stage, Life History .
Stages, Life Cycle .
Stages, Life History .
Life Cycle .
The continuous sequence of changes undergone by living organisms during the post-embryonic developmental process, such as metamorphosis in insects and amphibians. This includes the developmental stages of apicomplexans such as the malarial parasite, PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM. .
Housing for the Elderly .
Continuing Care Retirement Centers .
Life Care Centers, Retirement .
Housing arrangements for the elderly or aged, intended to foster independent living. The housing may take the form of group homes or small apartments. It is available to the economically self-supporting but the concept includes housing for the elderly with some physical limitations. The concept should be differentiated from HOMES FOR THE AGED which is restricted to long-term geriatric facilities providing supervised medical and nursing services. .