"Shivering" 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.
Involuntary contraction or twitching of the muscles. It is a physiologic method of heat production in man and other mammals.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Shivering" by people in Profiles.
Practice guidelines for postanesthetic care: an updated report by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Postanesthetic Care. Anesthesiology. 2013 Feb; 118(2):291-307.
Shaking rigors in parturients. J Reprod Med. 2008 Sep; 53(9):685-90.
Antitumor activity of DAB389IL-2 fusion toxin in mycosis fungoides. J Am Acad Dermatol. 1998 Jul; 39(1):63-73.
Observations on the postpartum shivering phenomenon. J Reprod Med. 1991 Nov; 36(11):803-7.
Thermoregulatory nonshivering thermogenesis in men, with special reference to lipid metabolism. Jpn J Physiol. 1979; 29(4):359-72.
Improved cold tolerance and its mechanism in cold-acclimated rats by high fat diet feeding. Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 1977 Aug; 55(4):943-50.