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Repression-Sensitization MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Repression-Sensitization
Tree Number(s)
F01.393.821.645
Unique ID
D012095
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012095
Scope Note
Defense mechanisms involving approach and avoidance responses to threatening stimuli. The sensitizing process involves intellectualization in approaching or controlling the stimulus whereas repression involves unconscious denial in avoiding the stimulus.
Entry Term(s)
Repression-Sensitization Scales
Previous Indexing
Repression (1966-1970)
Public MeSH Note
73; REPRESSION-SENSITIZATION SCALES was heading 1975-96 (see under REPRESSION-SENSITIZATION 1975-90)
History Note
73(71); REPRESSION-SENSITIZATION SCALES was heading 1975-96 (see under REPRESSION-SENSITIZATION 1975-90)
Date Established
1973/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
1997/06/20

No Qualifiers
Repression-Sensitization Preferred
Repression-Sensitization Scales Related
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