"Hemostasis" 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 process which spontaneously arrests the flow of BLOOD from vessels carrying blood under pressure. It is accomplished by contraction of the vessels, adhesion and aggregation of formed blood elements (eg. ERYTHROCYTE AGGREGATION), and the process of BLOOD COAGULATION.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Hemostasis".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Hemostasis".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Hemostasis" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Hemostasis" was a major or minor topic of these publication.