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Altruism MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Altruism
Tree Number(s)
F01.145.813.090
Unique ID
D000533
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000533
Scope Note
Belief or practice of selfless concern for others.
Entry Term(s)
Humanitarianism
Prosocial Behavior
Previous Indexing
Social Behavior (1969-1977)
See Also
Beneficence
Gift Giving
Public MeSH Note
78
History Note
78
Date Established
1978/01/01
Date of Entry
1977/04/22
Revision Date
2020/04/29

No Qualifiers
Altruism Preferred
Humanitarianism Narrower
Prosocial Behavior Related
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