"Palliative Care" 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.
Care alleviating symptoms without curing the underlying disease. (Stedman, 25th ed)
- Palliative Care
- Care, Palliative
- Palliative Treatment
- Palliative Treatments
- Treatment, Palliative
- Treatments, Palliative
- Therapy, Palliative
- Palliative Therapy
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Palliative Care".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Palliative Care".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Palliative Care" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Palliative Care" was a major or minor topic of these publication.