tachycardia

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tachycardia abnormally rapid heartbeat (over 100 beats per minute)
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n tachycardia In pathology, excessive frequency of the pulse.
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Usage

In literature:

Consequently the convulsions, tachycardia, and coma had to be ignored.
"Insidekick" by Jesse Franklin Bone
His first attack of paroxysmal tachycardia came in his thirty-seventh year.
"Psychotherapy" by James J. Walsh
Attacks usually come on suddenly and may disappear as suddenly, suggesting paroxysmal tachycardia.
"Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension:" by Louis Marshall Warfield
In the condition known as paroxysmal tachycardia there appears to be no adequate explanation for its onset.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 2" by Various
Cardiographic tracings showed merely a simple tachycardia.
"Scurvy Past and Present" by Alfred Fabian Hess
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In news:

Electrocardiographic Findings in a Young Man With Tachycardia and Hypotension—Discussion.
Electrocardiographic Findings in a Young Man With Tachycardia and Hypotension —Discussion.
Webinar Reviews the Role of 3D ICE, Mapping in Ablation of Ventricular Outflow Tract Tachycardia.
Electrocardiographic Findings in a Young Man With Tachycardia and Hypotension—Discussion.
Patient Presents with Unexplained Tachycardia .
ICD Data Predicts Ventricular Tachycardia, Ventricular Fibrillation .
Differentiate sinus tachycardia from other atrial rhythms .
Benchmarking reveals that hypothetical ABC Hospital's margins on tachycardia procedures are well below US averages.
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