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Physical Exertion

"Physical Exertion" 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.

Expenditure of energy during PHYSICAL ACTIVITY. Intensity of exertion may be measured by rate of OXYGEN CONSUMPTION; HEAT produced, or HEART RATE. Perceived exertion, a psychological measure of exertion, is included.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Physical Exertion" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Physical Exertion" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 237 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 13 publications in 1998 and 2006
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