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Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Adult

"Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Adult" 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 syndrome characterized by progressive life-threatening RESPIRATORY INSUFFICIENCY in the absence of known LUNG DISEASES, usually following a systemic insult such as surgery or major TRAUMA.

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