cardiac arrhythmia

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cardiac arrhythmia an abnormal rate of muscle contractions in the heart
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Usage


In news:

Fine Tuning Cardiac Ablation Could Lead to Quicker Results for Patients with Arrhythmias.
Heart attacks, sudden cardiac arrest, fatal arrhythmia-- they can happen at any moment, and in matters of the heart, survival is a race against the clock .
Los Angeles Dodgers rookie reliever Kenley Jansen was placed on the 15-day disabled list Friday with cardiac arrhythmia , the move coming one day after Jansen was released from White Memorial Hospital.
Increasing attention is being directed at non-invasive methods for identifying patients with cardiac disease who may be at increased risk of life-threatening ventricular arrhythmia.
Neurogenic cardiac arrhythmias have been postulated as a cause.
Technology Integrated to Enhance Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias, Provide Reference Point .
Heart attack s, sudden cardiac arrest, fatal arrhythmia-- they can happen at any moment, and in matters of the heart, survival is a race against the clock.
A cardiac electrophysiology lab is used to treat a wide range of heart rhythm, or arrhythmia, disorders, including atrial fibrillation.
Kenley Jansen has gone on the disabled list with a cardiac arrhythmia, and Josh Lindblom has come from Chattanooga to replace him, reports Tony Jackson of ESPNLosAngeles.com.
Los Angeles Dodgers rookie reliever Kenley Jansen was placed on the 15-day disabled list Friday with cardiac arrhythmia, the move coming one day after Jansen was released from White Memorial Hospital.
Magnesium , a natural calcium channel blocker, is an effective treatment for heart attacks and cardiac arrhythmias.
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In science:

Cardiac arrhythmia is caused when the signal from the sinus node does not propagate in the normal manner.
Spiral Turbulence: From the Oxidation of CO on Pt(110) to Ventricular Fibrillation
Being able to distinguish between regular and chaotic dynamics in a deterministic system is an important question with applications ranging from cardiac arrhythmias to the stability of our solar system.
On the Implementation of the 0-1 Test for Chaos
For instance, to study some types of cardiac arrhythmia characterized by an abnormally rapid heartbeat whose period is set by the time that an excitation takes to travel a circuit.
Synchronization in a ring of pulsating oscillators with bidirectional couplings
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