"Emetics" 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.
Agents that cause vomiting. They may act directly on the gastrointestinal tract, bringing about emesis through local irritant effects, or indirectly, through their effects on the chemoreceptor trigger zone in the postremal area near the medulla.
- Emetic Agents
- Agents, Emetic
- Emetic Drugs
- Drugs, Emetic
- Emetic Effect
- Effect, Emetic
- Emetic Effects
- Effects, Emetic
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Emetics".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Emetics".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Emetics" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Emetics" was a major or minor topic of these publication.