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 DeCS Categories

G01 Physical Phenomena .
G01.374 Mechanical Phenomena .
G01.374.835 Stress, Mechanical .
G09 Circulatory and Respiratory Physiological Phenomena .
G09.772 Respiratory Physiological Phenomena .
G09.772.705 Respiration .
G09.772.705.700 Respiratory Mechanics .
H01 Natural Science Disciplines .
H01.671 Physics .
H01.671.515 Mechanics .
J01 Technology, Industry, and Agriculture .
J01.897 Technology .
J01.897.104 Automation .
K01 Humanities .
K01.752 Philosophy .
K01.752.667 Philosophy, Medical .
SP4 Environmental Health .
SP4.016 Water Resources .
SP4.016.137 Water Currents .
SP4.016.137.563 Flow Mechanics .
SP4.036 Soil 9881 .
SP4.036.382 Edaphology .
SP4.036.382.173 Soil Mechanics .
 
 Terms
 Synonyms & Historicals
Documents
LILACS e MDL
 
Mechanics .
The branch of physics which deals with the motions of material bodies, including kinematics, dynamics, and statics. When the laws of mechanics are applied to living structures, as to the locomotor system, it is referred to as BIOMECHANICAL PHENOMENA. (From Dorland, 28th ed) .
1.00
 
Philosophy, Medical .
Medical Philosophy .
Mechanicism .
0.82
 
Flow Mechanics .
0.78
 
Soil Mechanics .
0.75
 
Automation .
Automations .
Mechanization .
Controlled operation of an apparatus, process, or system by mechanical or electronic devices that take the place of human organs of observation, effort, and decision. (From Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 1993) .
0.73
 
Respiratory Mechanics .
Breathing Mechanic .
Mechanic, Breathing .
Mechanic, Respiratory .
Mechanics, Breathing .
Mechanics, Respiratory .
Respiratory Mechanic .
Breathing Mechanics .
The physical or mechanical action of the LUNGS; DIAPHRAGM; RIBS; and CHEST WALL during respiration. It includes airflow, lung volume, neural and reflex controls, mechanoreceptors, breathing patterns, etc. .
0.71
 
Mechanical Phenomena .
Mechanical Phenomenon .
Mechanical Process .
Concept, Mechanical .
Concepts, Mechanical .
Mechanical Concept .
Phenomena, Mechanical .
Phenomenon, Mechanical .
Process, Mechanical .
Processes, Mechanical .
Mechanical Concepts .
Mechanical Processes .
The properties and processes of materials that affect their behavior under force. .
0.70
 
Stress, Mechanical .
Mechanical Stress .
Mechanical Stresses .
Stresses, Mechanical .
A purely physical condition which exists within any material because of strain or deformation by external forces or by non-uniform thermal expansion; expressed quantitatively in units of force per unit area. .
0.70