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Masks MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Masks
Tree Number(s)
E07.325.877.500
E07.700.500
E07.700.560.782
E07.858.594.750
J01.637.708.560.782
Unique ID
D008397
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008397
Annotation
includes surgical masks; GAS MASKS see RESPIRATORY PROTECTIVE DEVICES is available
Scope Note
Devices that cover the nose and mouth to maintain aseptic conditions often for the prevention of the spread of infections (e.g. COVID19) or to administer inhaled anesthetics or other gases.
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2022/07/14
Masks Preferred
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