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Synonyms for pulse

a periodic contraction or sound of something coursing

to make rhythmic contractions, sounds, or movements

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(electronics) a sharp transient wave in the normal electrical state (or a series of such transients)

the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart

the rate at which the heart beats

edible seeds of various pod-bearing plants (peas or beans or lentils etc

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expand and contract rhythmically

produce or modulate (as electromagnetic waves) in the form of short bursts or pulses or cause an apparatus to produce pulses

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drive by or as if by pulsation

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Central pulse pressure was a significant determinant of cardiovascular events and renal impairment (P<0.
Nellcor, part of Tyco Healthcare, today announced that three poster sessions presented at the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) Conference in Orlando, FL, October 13 - 15, 2002, demonstrate the value of using a central pulse oximetry monitoring system on the General Care Floor to identify patients at risk for hypoxemia.
However, these researchers found that data derived from central pulse oximetry monitoring systems suggests that patients receiving either type of analgesic treatment following midline abdominal surgery are at significant risk for hypoxemia.
The researchers conducted their study using central pulse oximetry monitoring systems, including the Nellcor(R) Oxinet(R) II Central Station Network.
Department-level administrators or organizations sending documents through a Pulse service provider can now manage their own document delivery parameters and delivery status without assistance from central Pulse administrators.
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