MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) is the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus. It consists of sets of terms naming descriptors in a hierarchical structure that permits searching at various levels of specificity. This thesaurus is used by NLM for indexing articles from biomedical journals, cataloging of books, documents, etc. This collection references MeSH terms published in 2013.
This resource is a provider. This means that
while it may have its own prefix, it actually reuses the identifiers provided by the
prefix. For all use cases, you should use
Local identifiers in MeSH 2013 should match this
Compact URIs (CURIEs) constructed from MeSH 2013 should match
this regular expression:
The metaregistry provides mappings between the Bioregistry and other registries. There are
3 mappings to external registries for
1 unique external prefixes.
|Registry Name||Registry Metaprefix||External Prefix||Curate|
Providers are various services that resolve CURIEs to URLs. The example CURIE
is used to demonstrate the provides available for
mesh.2013. Generation of OLS and BioPortal URLs requires additional programmatic
logic beyond string formatting.