cardiac pacemaker

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Synonyms for cardiac pacemaker

a specialized bit of heart tissue that controls the heartbeat

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Vena Cava and Left Sided Inferior Vena Cava Coincidance with Coronary Sinus Aneurysm: A Surprise on Transient Cardiac Pacemaker Implantation.
The Qinming8631 DR implantable cardiac pacemaker (Qinming Medical, Baoji, China) is the first domestically developed dual-chamber rate-responsive pacemaker in China.
It all started with cardiac pacemakers in 1958, but now we have cardiovascular implantable electronic devices (CIEDs).
et al Design of Cardiac Pacemakers, Piscataway New Jersey, IEEE Press 1995.
The records of all patients who satisfied the three criteria for inclusion in the study (cardiac pacemaker in situ, underwent ECT and had a general anaesthetic) were examined.
Ultimately - maybe a decade down the road - we may be able to use such cell-based technologies in humans to free them from cardiac pacemaker devices.' He said by using a person's own tissue, clinicians may avoid the risk of the immune system rejecting implanted cells.
said Friday it is collecting vests sold by another company for cardiac pacemaker users because the anti-electromagnetic cloth manufactured by Asahi Kasei and used in the vests may disrupt the pacemakers.
Similar to placement of a cardiac pacemaker, gastric pacing is available in medical centers specializing in gastrointestinal motility disorders.
A cardiac pacemaker is used to manage a heartbeat that is unusually slow, an arrhythmia called sinus bradycardia.
A new type of cardiac pacemaker that synchronizes the pumping action of both ventricles may provide an alternative to transplantation for persons with congestive heart failure (CHF).
It works by blocking the hyperpolarisation-activated cyclic nucleotide-gated channel responsible for the cardiac pacemaker, which regulates heart rate.
Washington, June 24 ( ANI ): Researchers from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) have developed a self-powered artificial cardiac pacemaker that is operated semi-permanently by a flexible piezoelectric nanogenerator.
CBD Belapur, India, October 29, 2014 --( Cardiac Pacemaker Market in India 2014 analyses how the market for medical devices is gaining prominence within the healthcare sector in India and how cardiac devices has become an indispensable part of this sector.
The miniature-sized, leadless cardiac pacemaker is placed directly inside a patient's heart without surgery during a catheter-guided procedure through the groin via the femoral vein.