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Weight-Bearing MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Weight-Bearing
Tree Number(s)
G01.374.965
Unique ID
D016474
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016474
Annotation
by machines & humans or animals; for weight-bearing bones or joints, coordinate NIM with specific bone or joint with /‌physiol (IM)
Scope Note
The physical state of supporting an applied load. This often refers to the weight-bearing bones or joints that support the body's weight, especially those in the spine, hip, knee, and foot.
Entry Term(s)
Axial Loading
Load-Bearing
Loadbearing
Weightbearing
Public MeSH Note
92
History Note
92
Date Established
1992/01/01
Date of Entry
1991/01/03
Revision Date
2016/01/20

Allowable Qualifiers
Weight-Bearing Preferred
Axial Loading Related
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