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Surge Capacity

"Surge Capacity" 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 health care system's ability to rapidly mobilize to meet an increased demand, to rapidly expand beyond normal services levels to meet the increased demand in the event of large-scale DISASTERS or public health emergencies.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Surge Capacity" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Surge Capacity" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 17 publications over 4 distinct years, with a maximum of 11 publications in 2020
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