"Adoption" 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.
Voluntary acceptance of a child of other parents to be as one's own child, usually with legal confirmation.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Adoption".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Adoption".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Adoption" by people in Profiles.
Cutler A, McNamara B, Qasba N, Kennedy HP, Lundsberg L, Gariepy A. "I Just Don't Know": An Exploration of Women's Ambivalence about a New Pregnancy. Womens Health Issues. 2018 Jan - Feb; 28(1):75-81.
Gorman JR, Whitcomb BW, Standridge D, Malcarne VL, Romero SA, Roberts SA, Su HI. Adoption consideration and concerns among young adult female cancer survivors. J Cancer Surviv. 2017 02; 11(1):149-157.
Wolf ER, Beste S, Barr E, Wallace J, McFarland EJ, Abzug MJ, Darrow J, Melvin A. Health Outcomes of International HIV-infected Adoptees in the US. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2016 Apr; 35(4):422-7.
Mick E, Faraone SV. Genetics of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am. 2008 Apr; 17(2):261-84, vii-viii.
Lin SH, Cermak S, Coster WJ, Miller L. The relation between length of institutionalization and sensory integration in children adopted from Eastern Europe. Am J Occup Ther. 2005 Mar-Apr; 59(2):139-47.