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Computer Peripherals MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Computer Peripherals
Tree Number(s)
L01.224.230.260.115
Unique ID
D016287
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016287
Scope Note
Various units or machines that operate in combination or in conjunction with a computer but are not physically part of it. Peripheral devices typically display computer data, store data from the computer and return the data to the computer on demand, prepare data for human use, or acquire data from a source and convert it to a form usable by a computer. (Computer Dictionary, 4th ed.)
Entry Term(s)
Peripheral Devices, Computer
Peripheral Equipment, Computer
Previous Indexing
Computers (1966-1990)
Public MeSH Note
91
History Note
91
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1990/05/07
Revision Date
2017/07/03
Computer Peripherals Preferred
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