"Heart Catheterization" 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.
Procedure which includes placement of catheter, recording of intracardiac and intravascular pressure, obtaining blood samples for chemical analysis, and cardiac output measurement, etc. Specific angiographic injection techniques are also involved.
- Heart Catheterization
- Catheterization, Heart
- Catheterizations, Heart
- Heart Catheterizations
- Cardiac Catheterization
- Cardiac Catheterizations
- Catheterizations, Cardiac
- Catheterization, Cardiac
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Heart Catheterization".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Heart Catheterization".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Heart Catheterization" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Heart Catheterization" was a major or minor topic of these publication.