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Health > Medical products, appliances and equipment > Therapeutic appliances and equipment
PREFERRED TERM
02.1.3Therapeutic appliances and equipment  
SCOPE NOTE
  • - Provision of therapeutic appliances and equipment such as corrective eyeglasses and contact lenses, hearing aids, glass eyes, artificial limbs and other prosthetic devices, orthopaedic braces and supports, orthopaedic footwear, surgical belts, trusses and supports, neck braces, medical massage equipment and health lamps, powered and unpowered wheelchairs and invalid carriages, "special" beds, crutches, electronic and other devices for monitoring blood pressure, etc.Includes: dentures but not fitting costs; repair of therapeutic appliances and equipment.Excludes: hire of therapeutic equipment (02.2.3).
IN OTHER LANGUAGES
Appareils et matériel thérapeutiques

French

Лечебное оборудование и аппаратура

Russian

Aparatos y equipos terapéuticos

Spanish

URI
http://unstats.un.org/unsd/cr/references/copni/version1/02-1-3
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