Decisions made by the United States Supreme Court.
Legal guarantee protecting the individual from attack on personal liberties, right to fair trial, right to vote, and freedom from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin. (from http://www.usccr.gov/ accessed 1/31/2003)
The science or philosophy of law. Also, the application of the principles of law and justice to health and medicine.
Persons as individuals (e.g., ABORTION APPLICANTS) or as members of a group (e.g., HISPANIC AMERICANS). It is not used for members of the various professions (e.g., PHYSICIANS) or occupations (e.g., LIBRARIANS) for which OCCUPATIONAL GROUPS is available.
Aspects of health and disease related to travel.
An office in the Department of Labor responsible for developing and establishing occupational safety and health standards.
Termination of pregnancy under conditions allowed under local laws. (POPLINE Thesaurus, 1991)
The writing of history; the principles, theory, and history of historical writing; the product of historical writing. (Webster, 3d ed)
Affection; in psychiatry commonly refers to pleasure, particularly as it applies to gratifying experiences between individuals.
Leisure activities engaged in for pleasure.
The state of being free from intrusion or disturbance in one's private life or affairs. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, 1993)
An abnormal protein with unusual thermosolubility characteristics that is found in the urine of patients with MULTIPLE MYELOMA.
Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading.
A sport in which weights are lifted competitively or as an exercise.
Generally refers to the amount of protection available and the kind of loss which would be paid for under an insurance contract with an insurer. (Slee & Slee, Health Care Terms, 2d ed)
Intentional removal of a fetus from the uterus by any of a number of techniques. (POPLINE, 1978)
The fundamental principles and laws adopted by an organization for the regulation and governing of its affairs.