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Embolism, Air

"Embolism, Air" 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.

Blocking of a blood vessel by air bubbles that enter the circulatory system, usually after TRAUMA; surgical procedures, or changes in atmospheric pressure.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Embolism, Air" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Embolism, Air" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 63 publications over 27 distinct years, with a maximum of 5 publications in 2007 and 2009 and 2013
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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.