cardiac cycle

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the complete cycle of events in the heart from the beginning of one heart beat to the beginning of the next

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By the end of atrial systole, the impulse reaches the atrioventricular node, which is in the right atrium.
Absent ductus venosus atrial systole (a-wave), umbilical vein pulsations, loss of movement, and oligohydramnios were the strongest predictors of stillbirth and acidemia.
Atrial fibrillation is also associated with haemodynamic complications due to the generation of excessive exercise-induced tachycardia and the loss of synchronized atrial systole, which results in a reduction in cardiac output by up to 50% in octogenarians[4].
LA maximum volume (Vmax) at the end-systolic phase, LA minimum volume (Vmin) at the end-diastolic phase and LA volume before atrial systole (Vp) were measured and calculated with adjustment to body surface area.