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Pharmacologic Actions

"Pharmacologic Actions" 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 broad category of chemical actions and uses that result in the prevention, treatment, cure or diagnosis of disease. Included here are drugs and chemicals that act by altering normal body functions, such as the REPRODUCTIVE CONTROL AGENTS and ANESTHETICS. Effects of chemicals on the environment are also included.

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