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Vascular Resistance

"Vascular Resistance" 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
The force that opposes the flow of BLOOD through a vascular bed. It is equal to the difference in BLOOD PRESSURE across the vascular bed divided by the CARDIAC OUTPUT.

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