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Ergonomics MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Ergonomics
Tree Number(s)
F02.784.412
J01.293.556
Unique ID
D006804
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006804
Annotation
index "medical ergonomics" here but do not coordinate with MEDICINE
Scope Note
The science of designing, building or equipping mechanical devices or artificial environments to the anthropometric, physiological, or psychological requirements of the people who will use them.
Entry Term(s)
Cognitive Ergonomics
Engineering Psychology
Ergonomic Assessment
Human Engineering
Human Factors Engineering
Human Factors and Ergonomics
Organizational Ergonomics
Physical Ergonomics
Psychology, Engineering
Visual Ergonomics
See Also
Psychology, Industrial
Public MeSH Note
2018; use HUMAN ENGINEERING 1966-2017; use HUMAN ENGINEERING to search ENGINEERING PSYCHOLOGY 1969-78
Online Note
2018; see HUMAN ENGINEERING 1966-2017; use HUMAN ENGINEERING to search ENGINEERING PSYCHOLOGY 1969-78
History Note
2018; use HUMAN ENGINEERING 1966-2017; use HUMAN ENGINEERING to search ENGINEERING PSYCHOLOGY 1969-78
Date Established
1960/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2017/06/20
Ergonomics Preferred
Cognitive Ergonomics Narrower
Visual Ergonomics Narrower
Organizational Ergonomics Narrower
Physical Ergonomics Narrower
Engineering Psychology Narrower
Ergonomic Assessment Related
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