"Dogs" 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 domestic dog, Canis familiaris, comprising about 400 breeds, of the carnivore family CANIDAE. They are worldwide in distribution and live in association with people. (Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, p1065)
- Canis familiaris
- familiaris, Canis
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Dogs".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Dogs".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Dogs" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Dogs" was a major or minor topic of these publication.