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Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) is the controlled vocabulary used for indexing articles for the MEDLINE® subset of PubMed. MeSH terminology provides a consistent way to retrieve information where several different terms may be used for the same concept.

 

Cities

Hospitals, Municipal

Hospitals, Urban

Urban Health

Urban Health Services

Urban Population

Urbanization

 

Agricultural Workers’ Diseases

Hospitals, Rural

Rural Health

Rural Health Services

Rural Population

 

Health Services Accessibility

Health Services Needs and Demand

Healthcare Disparities

Medical Indigency

Medically Underserved Area

Medically Uninsured

Medicine, Traditional

Poverty

Poverty Areas

Uncompensated Care