"Parental Leave" 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 authorized absence from work of either parent prior to and after the birth of their child. It includes also absence because of the illness of a child or at the time of the adoption of a child. It does not include leave for care of siblings, parents, or other family members: for this FAMILY LEAVE is available.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Parental Leave".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Parental Leave".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Parental Leave" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Parental Leave" was a major or minor topic of these publication.