"Community-Acquired Infections" 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.
Any infection acquired in the community, that is, contrasted with those acquired in a health care facility (CROSS INFECTION). An infection would be classified as community-acquired if the patient had not recently been in a health care facility or been in contact with someone who had been recently in a health care facility.
- Community-Acquired Infections
- Community Acquired Infections
- Infections, Community-Acquired
- Community-Acquired Infection
- Infection, Community-Acquired
- Infections, Community Acquired
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Community-Acquired Infections".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Community-Acquired Infections".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Community-Acquired Infections" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Community-Acquired Infections" was a major or minor topic of these publication.