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Table 3 Characteristics of high-frequency MeSH terms

From: Particulate matter and atherosclerosis: a bibliometric analysis of original research articles published in 1973–2014

  Main outcomes Mechanisms Main methods Factors
Rank MeSH terms Freq. MeSH terms Freq. MeSH terms Freq. MeSH terms Freq.
1 Coronary Disease 128 Oxidative Stress 19 Cohort Studies 24 Risk 97
2 Atherosclerosis 73 Inflammation 13 Prospective Studies 21 Time Factors 33
3 Arteriosclerosis 52 Vasodilation 11 Cross-Sectional Studies 19 Sex Factors 12
4 Lung Neoplasms 21 Gene Expression Regulation 8 Questionnaires 14 Diet, Atherogenic 11
5 Heart Rate 14 C-Reactive Protein 8 Biological Markers 13 Antioxidants 10
6 Myocardial Infarction 13 Muscle, Smooth, Vascular 8 Follow-Up Studies 13 Vitamin 9
7 Blood Pressure 12 Vasoconstriction 8 Case–control Studies 10 Age Factors 7
8 Cardiovascular Diseases 9 Endothelial Cells 7 Cells, Cultured 10 Life Style 5