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Head Lice -- See Pediculus

Lice of the genus Pediculus, family Pediculidae. Pediculus humanus corporus is the human body louse and Pediculus humanus capitis is the human head louse.

Head Neoplasm -- See Head and Neck Neoplasms

Soft tissue tumors or cancer arising from the mucosal surfaces of the LIP; oral cavity; PHARYNX; LARYNX; and cervical esophagus. Other sites included are the NOSE and PARANASAL SINUSES; SALIVARY GLANDS; THYROID GLAND and PARATHYROID GLANDS; and MELANOMA and non-melanoma skin cancers of the head and neck. (from Holland et al., Cancer Medicine, 4th ed, p1651)

Head Nurses -- See Nursing, Supervisory

Administration of nursing services for one or more clinical units.
Head Protective Devices Standards   2010 1
Head Protective Devices Trends   2010 1

Head Start Program -- See Early Intervention, Educational

Procedures and programs that facilitate the development or skill acquisition in infants and young children who have disabilities, who are at risk for developing disabilities, or who are gifted. It includes programs that are designed to prevent handicapping conditions in infants and young children and family-centered programs designed to affect the functioning of infants and children with special needs. (From Journal of Early Intervention, Editorial, 1989, vol. 13, no. 1, p. 3; A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, prepared for the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, 1976)

Head Trauma -- See Craniocerebral Trauma

Traumatic injuries involving the cranium and intracranial structures (i.e., BRAIN; CRANIAL NERVES; MENINGES; and other structures). Injuries may be classified by whether or not the skull is penetrated (i.e., penetrating vs. nonpenetrating) or whether there is an associated hemorrhage.

Head Trauma Closed -- See Head Injuries, Closed

Traumatic injuries to the cranium where the integrity of the skull is not compromised and no bone fragments or other objects penetrate the skull and DURA MATER. This frequently results in mechanical injury being transmitted to intracranial structures which may produce TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES, hemorrhage, or CRANIAL NERVE INJURIES. (From Rowland, Merritt's Textbook of Neurology, 9th ed, p417)

Headache -- See Also Headache Disorders

Various conditions with the symptom of HEADACHE. Headache disorders are classified into major groups, such as PRIMARY HEADACHE DISORDERS (based on characteristics of their headache symptoms) and SECONDARY HEADACHE DISORDERS (based on their etiologies). (International Classification of Headache Disorders, 2nd ed. Cephalalgia 2004: suppl 1)
Headache   2

Headache Disorders -- See Also Headache

The symptom of PAIN in the cranial region. It may be an isolated benign occurrence or manifestation of a wide variety of HEADACHE DISORDERS.
Headache Disorders   4
Headache Disorders Popular Works   2
Headache Disorders Prevention And Control Popular Works : Bernstein, Carolyn.  2008 1
Headache Disorders Therapy Popular Works : Robert, Teri.  2005 1
Headache Drug Therapy : McTavish, Janice Rae.  2004 1

Headache Migraine -- See Migraine Disorders

A class of disabling primary headache disorders, characterized by recurrent unilateral pulsatile headaches. The two major subtypes are common migraine (without aura) and classic migraine (with aura or neurological symptoms). (International Classification of Headache Disorders, 2nd ed. Cephalalgia 2004: suppl 1)
Headache Nurses Instruction : Cohan, Wendy.  2013 1
Headache Popular Works   4
Headache Therapy : Mackowiak, Paula.  1989 1
Heads Of State Ussr Biography Juvenile Literature : Marrin, Albert.  1988 1
Health   64
Health Abstracts : Rees, Alan M.  1998 1
Health And Hygiene Family : Brown, Stephanie,  1999 1
Health And Hygiene Single Person   2000 1
Health And Hygiene Spouses   2000 1
Health And Hygiene Women   3
Health And Hygiene Women Popular Works   6
Health And Hygiene Women United States : Snowdon, David,  2001 1

Health And Welfare Planning -- See Health Planning

Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.
Health Aspects Diet United States   2006 1

Health Behavior -- See Also Healthy Lifestyle

A pattern of behavior involving LIFE STYLE choices which ensure optimum health. Examples are eating right; maintaining physical, emotional, and spiritual wellness, and taking preemptive steps against communicable diseases.
Health Behavior   81
Health Behavior Ethnology   2
Health Behavior Ethnology United States   3
Health Behavior Great Britain : Naidoo, Jennie.  2010 1
Health Behavior Guideline : Rahl, Riva L.,  2010 1
Health Behavior History 20th Century : Herzlich, Claudine.  1987 1
Health Behavior Nurses Instruction : Pender, Nola J.,  2011 1
Health Behavior Popular Works   12
Health Behavior United States   9
Health Behavior United States Congresses   1992 1
Health Behavior United States Popular Works   2
Health Behavior United States Statistics   2012 1
Health Benefit Plans Employee : Eibner, Christine.  2008 1

Health Campaigns -- See Health Promotion

Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.

Health Care -- See Delivery of Health Care

The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.
Health Care Coalitions Organization And Administration : Butterfoss, Frances Dunn.  2007 1
Health Care Coalitions Organization And Administration United States : Braithwaite, Ronald L.,  2000 1

Health Care Costs -- See Also Health Expenditures

The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.
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