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Activities of Daily Living

"Activities of Daily Living" 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 performance of the basic activities of self care, such as dressing, ambulation, or eating.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Activities of Daily Living" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Activities of Daily Living" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 1206 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 81 publications in 2014
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Funded by the NIH/NCATS Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program, grant number UL1TR001102, and through institutional support from Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.