"Asphyxia" 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 pathological condition caused by lack of oxygen, manifested in impending or actual cessation of life.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Asphyxia".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Asphyxia".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Asphyxia" by people in Profiles.
Types of Objects in the Sleep Environment Associated With Infant Suffocation and Strangulation. Acad Pediatr. 2017 Nov - Dec; 17(8):893-901.
nNOS inhibition during profound asphyxia reduces seizure burden and improves survival of striatal phenotypic neurons in preterm fetal sheep. Neuropharmacology. 2014 Aug; 83:62-70.
SUDEP, suspected positional airway obstruction, and hypoventilation in postictal coma. Epilepsia. 2010 Nov; 51(11):2344-7.
Carbon dioxide-induced narcosis due to dry ice exposure in a patient with sleep apnea. Ann Intern Med. 2009 Mar 03; 150(5):361-2.
The roles of bacteria and TLR4 in rat and murine models of necrotizing enterocolitis. J Immunol. 2006 Sep 01; 177(5):3273-82.
Changes in the timing of SIDS deaths in 1989 and 1999: indirect evidence of low homicide prevalence among reported cases. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2006 Jan; 20(1):2-13.
Hepatic manifestations of Jeune syndrome (asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy). Semin Liver Dis. 2003 May; 23(2):195-200.
Sleep location and suffocation: how good is the evidence? Pediatrics. 2000 Apr; 105(4 Pt 1):917-9.
Pathophysiology and management of the complications resulting from fire and the inhaled products of combustion: review of the literature. Crit Care Med. 1980 Feb; 8(2):94-8.