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Multiple Organ Failure

"Multiple Organ Failure" 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.

MeSH information
A progressive condition usually characterized by combined failure of several organs such as the lungs, liver, kidney, along with some clotting mechanisms, usually postinjury or postoperative.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Multiple Organ Failure" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Multiple Organ Failure" was a major or minor topic of these publication.