"Ventricular Pressure" 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 pressure within a CARDIAC VENTRICLE. Ventricular pressure waveforms can be measured in the beating heart by catheterization or estimated using imaging techniques (e.g., DOPPLER ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY). The information is useful in evaluating the function of the MYOCARDIUM; CARDIAC VALVES; and PERICARDIUM, particularly with simultaneous measurement of other (e.g., aortic or atrial) pressures.
- Ventricular Pressure
- Pressure, Ventricular
- Pressures, Ventricular
- Ventricular Pressures
- Intraventricular Pressure
- Intraventricular Pressures
- Pressure, Intraventricular
- Pressures, Intraventricular
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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Ventricular Pressure" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Ventricular Pressure" was a major or minor topic of these publication.