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Oxygen Consumption

"Oxygen Consumption" 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.

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The rate at which oxygen is used by a tissue; microliters of oxygen STPD used per milligram of tissue per hour; the rate at which oxygen enters the blood from alveolar gas, equal in the steady state to the consumption of oxygen by tissue metabolism throughout the body. (Stedman, 25th ed, p346)

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