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Melvil Decimal System: 610.9

Wording: Technology > Medicine > Medicine > Biography; History of Medicine By Place

Dewmoji: 💡 > 💉 > ⚕ > 🔙

0
Information
196,271
ℹī¸
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
💭
2
Religion
463,618
🙏đŸŊ
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
đŸ‘Ģ
4
Language
130,463
đŸ’Ŧ
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
đŸ”Ŧ
6
Technology
751,858
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
695,836
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
📚
9
Biography and History
592,368
đŸ—ŋ
60
General Technology
6,985
💡
61
Medicine
251,982
💉
62
Engineering, contracts
128,146
🔩
63
Agriculture & Animal Husbandry
68,016
🌱
64
Home Economics
130,045
🏠
65
Business
119,888
👔
66
Chemical Technology
15,663
🚀
67
Manufacturing
6,358
đŸ“Ļ
68
Handicraft and Occupations
15,511
🔨
69
Building
9,264
👷
610
Medicine
26,364
⚕
611
Anatomy
3,383
👅
612
Physiology
17,644
đŸ’ĒđŸŧ
613
Health; Hygiene
30,715
💩
614
Public Health
6,439
đŸĨ
615
Drugs; Pharmacy
27,309
💊
616
Pathology; Diseases; Treatment
98,563
đŸ˜Ŧ
617
Surgery; Dentistry
21,363
😷
618
Gynecology and Pediatrics
19,878
🤰đŸ‘ļ
619
Comparative Medicine; Veteraniary
324
đŸļ
610.0
Medicine
83
610.1
Philosophy, Theories
831
610.2
Compends
2,925
👝
610.3
Dictionaries, Cyclopedias
587
📕
610.4
Essays
17
610.5
Periodicals
56
T
610.6
Societies
1,840
610.7
Study and Teaching
9,591
610.8
Collections
271
610.9
Biography; History of Medicine By Place
2,756
🔙
610.90
62
610.91
23
610.92
Biography
1,130
610.93
Ancient World
181
610.94
Europe
217
610.95
Asia
415
610.96
Africa
27
610.97
North America
169
610.98
South America
21
610.99
Pacific
27

Works under MDS 610.9

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Wording

1922 Edition
Modern language
Emoji

"Far Friends"

MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

MDSScheduleRatioCount
973Biography and History > North America > United States3.6151
362Social Sciences > Social Problems, Social Services > Social welfare / Social work3.3135
29XReligion > Other Religions2.7153
97XBiography and History > North America2.3268

Related tags

acupuncture (67) Africa (131) American History (62) autobiography (247) biography (1,758) biology (58) China (88) chinese medicine (171) disease (69) doctor (76) doctors (165) essays (68) fiction (87) Haiti (307) healing (87) health (363) Health Care (72) history (1,170) history of medicine (461) history of science (139) inspirational (64) medical (266) medical history (136) medicine (2,079) medieval (61) memoir (559) missionaries (64) non-fiction (1,806) Paul Farmer (86) philosophy (231) physicians (77) poverty (90) public health (114) read (97) reference (54) science (589) spirituality (65) to-read (649) unread (70) women (79)

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