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Rescue Work

"Rescue Work" 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.

Activities devoted to freeing persons or animals from danger to life or well-being in accidents, fires, bombings, floods, earthquakes, other disasters and life-threatening conditions. While usually performed by team efforts, rescue work is not restricted to organized services.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Rescue Work" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Rescue Work" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 44 publications over 23 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 2011
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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.