"Catholicism" 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.
The Christian faith, practice, or system of the Catholic Church, specifically the Roman Catholic, the Christian church that is characterized by a hierarchic structure of bishops and priests in which doctrinal and disciplinary authority are dependent upon apostolic succession, with the pope as head of the episcopal college. (From Webster, 3d ed; American Heritage Dictionary, 2d college ed)
- Roman Catholicism
- Catholicism, Roman
- Roman Catholics
- Catholic, Roman
- Catholics, Roman
- Roman Catholic
Roman Catholic Ethics
- Roman Catholic Ethics
- Ethic, Roman Catholic
- Ethics, Roman Catholic
- Roman Catholic Ethic
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Catholicism" by people in Profiles.
DeMarco WJ. Accountable care: Catholic hospitals are well-positioned. Health Prog. 2012 Jul-Aug; 93(4):41-3.
Merchant RC, Damergis JA, Gee EM, Bock BC, Becker BM, Clark MA. Contraceptive usage, knowledge and correlates of usage among female emergency department patients. Contraception. 2006 Sep; 74(3):201-7.
Dann NJ, Higby DJ, Mertens WC. Can a cancer program-sponsored spiritual event meet with acceptance from patients and other attendees? Integr Cancer Ther. 2005 Sep; 4(3):230-5.
Driscoll DF, Driscoll JJ. At the bedside. America (NY). 2004 Jun 7- Jun 14; 190(19):29.
Dann NJ, Mertens WC. Taking a "leap of faith": acceptance and value of a cancer program-sponsored spiritual event. Cancer Nurs. 2004 Mar-Apr; 27(2):134-41; quiz 142-3.
Stempsey WE. Laying down one's life for oneself. Christ Bioeth. 1998 Aug; 4(2):202-24.
Stempsey WE. End-of-life decisions: Christian perspectives. Christ Bioeth. 1997 Dec; 3(3):249-61.