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Synonyms for pulse

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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Frequency analysis of the peripheral pulse wave detected in the finger with the photoplethysmograph, IEEE Trans Biomed Eng.
22) Thus, PAD evaluation through ABI and peripheral pulses can help predict the risk for diabetic foot.
Follow-up electrocardiogram showing sinus rhythm with palpable peripheral pulses
Due to normal peripheral pulses, normal arm coloration, and tenderness of the wrist extensor tendons, de Quervain's syndrome was initially suspected.
Common clinical findings as absence of peripheral pulses and presence of claudication are inadequate diagnostic indicators in diabetes mellitus.
Furthermore, peripheral arterial disease usually affects lower extremities, but our patient had no intermittent claudication, and the peripheral pulses in her lower extremities were bilaterally palpable.
In this study peripheral pulses were palpable in all patients and no vascular symptoms such as intermittent claudication or loss of leg hair was seen but the frequency of abnormal ABI was 6% (26 cases).
No murmur was heard and peripheral pulses were palpable on physical examination.
There were diffuse spider veins on the lower extremities and the peripheral pulses were 2+ symmetrically.
Vitals were stable, all peripheral pulses were palpable.
On examination large volume peripheral pulses, raised jugular venous pressure (5 cm), bi-basal crepitations, and bilateral ankle oedema were elicited/identified.
Capillary refill less than 2 seconds, peripheral pulses present.
s peripheral pulses and monitor for signs of loss of sensory/motor function.
He was haemodynamically stable, the neck veins were not distended, heart sounds were audible, and good peripheral pulses were palpable.
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