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Early Ambulation

"Early Ambulation" 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.

Procedure to accelerate the ability of a patient to walk or move about by reducing the time to AMBULATION. It is characterized by a shorter period of hospitalization or recumbency than is normally practiced.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Early Ambulation" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Early Ambulation" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 27 publications over 16 distinct years, with a maximum of 5 publications in 2017
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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.