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Airway Resistance

"Airway 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.

Physiologically, the opposition to flow of air caused by the forces of friction. As a part of pulmonary function testing, it is the ratio of driving pressure to the rate of air flow.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Airway Resistance" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Airway Resistance" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 229 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 14 publications in 2008
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.