"Brain Ischemia" 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.
Localized reduction of blood flow to brain tissue due to arterial obstruction or systemic hypoperfusion. This frequently occurs in conjunction with brain hypoxia (HYPOXIA, BRAIN). Prolonged ischemia is associated with BRAIN INFARCTION.
- Brain Ischemia
- Brain Ischemias
- Ischemia, Brain
- Ischemic Encephalopathy
- Encephalopathy, Ischemic
- Ischemic Encephalopathies
- Cerebral Ischemia
- Cerebral Ischemias
- Ischemias, Cerebral
- Ischemia, Cerebral
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Brain Ischemia".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Brain Ischemia".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Brain Ischemia" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Brain Ischemia" was a major or minor topic of these publication.