"Radiopharmaceuticals" 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.
Compounds that are used in medicine as sources of radiation for radiotherapy and for diagnostic purposes. They have numerous uses in research and industry. (Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1161)
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Radiopharmaceuticals".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Radiopharmaceuticals".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Radiopharmaceuticals" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Radiopharmaceuticals" was a major or minor topic of these publication.