artificial pacemaker

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Related to External pacing: Cardiac pacing, transthoracic pacing
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an implanted electronic device that takes over the function of the natural cardiac pacemaker

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Some of the company's products are also capable of external pacing for patients whose hearts beat too slowly.
The ZOLL M Series[R] CCT, which offers ZOLL's standardized biphasic defibrillation, external pacing, complete monitoring, and a large full-color display in a single portable unit.
In addition to defibrillation, it provides external pacing as well as monitoring of electrocardiograph (ECG), invasive and non-invasive blood pressure, pulse oximetry (including SpO2, CO, etc.
E[acute accent]--The LIFEPAK(R) 12 defibrillator/monitor series - a multi-parameter device that combines semi-automated and manual defibrillation with external pacing, 12-lead electrocardiography, capnography to monitor a patient's carbon dioxide level during exhalation, and other monitoring functions.
In addition, M Series defibrillators use ZOLL's patented pacing technology, which has been clinically shown to offer superior capture rates, provide lower mean capture thresholds, and allow better patient tolerance to external pacing.
The PMI taskforce selected fully featured CCT units that incorporate external pacing, Masimo pulse oximetry, mainstream capnography, interpretive 12 lead ECG, invasive and noninvasive blood pressure, and temperature.
POPS(TM) maintains donor organs in a normal physiologic functioning state (the heart actually continues beating without external pacing, kidney actually produces urine, and liver producing bile, etc.