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Signal Detection, Psychological MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Signal Detection, Psychological
Tree Number(s)
E01.370.685.814
E05.796.908
F02.463.593.257.800
F02.463.593.710.725
F04.096.753.814
F04.669.908
Unique ID
D017603
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017603
Annotation
restrict to psychol: do not use for detection of signals in telecommunication ( = TELECOMMUNICATIONS) or in cellular processes ( = CELL COMMUNICATION or SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION or related concepts)
Scope Note
Psychophysical technique that permits the estimation of the bias of the observer as well as detectability of the signal (i.e., stimulus) in any sensory modality. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed.)
Entry Term(s)
Signal Detection (Psychology)
Signal Detection Analysis
Signal Detection Theory
Previous Indexing
Attention (1966-1993)
Auditory Perception (1967-1993)
Auditory Threshold (1967-1993)
Discrimination (Psychology) (1968-1993)
See Also
Sensory Thresholds
Public MeSH Note
2009; see SIGNAL DETECTION (PSYCHOLOGY) 1994-2008
History Note
2009 (1994)
Date Established
1994/01/01
Date of Entry
1992/12/28
Revision Date
2019/05/24
Signal Detection, Psychological Preferred
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