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Synonyms for impulse

Synonyms for impulse

Synonyms for impulse

a sudden desire


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the electrical discharge that travels along a nerve fiber

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

the act of applying force suddenly

an impelling force or strength

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Basic mechanisms of cardiac impulse propagation and associated arrhythmias.
A broad cardiac impulse was in left 6th intercostal space.
First hypothesis states that there are statistically significant differences between means of pre-post measurements for the experimental group in level of physiological variables (bio--capacity-maximum oxygen consumption cardiac impulse ratio-lactic acid), for female students at Faculty of physical education (experimental research sample).
Cardiac arrhythmias are defined as abnormality in the rate, rhythm, site of origin or conduction of cardiac impulse (Silber and Katz, 1975).
They failed to provide appropriate drug therapy to decrease cardiac impulse and lower the systolic blood pressure.