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Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Adult

"Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Adult" 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.

A syndrome characterized by progressive life-threatening RESPIRATORY INSUFFICIENCY in the absence of known LUNG DISEASES, usually following a systemic insult such as surgery or major TRAUMA.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Adult" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Adult" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 657 publications over 31 distinct years, with a maximum of 52 publications in 2016
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Funded by the NIH/NCATS Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) program, grant number UL1TR001102, and through institutional support from Harvard University, Harvard Medical School, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children's Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.