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Mentally Disabled Persons

"Mentally Disabled Persons" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Persons diagnosed as having significantly lower than average intelligence and considerable problems in adapting to everyday life or lacking independence in regard to activities of daily living.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Mentally Disabled Persons" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Mentally Disabled Persons" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 23 publications over 16 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 1999 and 2003
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.