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Synonyms for pressure

Synonyms for pressure

the act, condition, or effect of exerting force on someone or something

power used to overcome resistance

to cause (a person or thing) to act or move in spite of resistance

to maintain normal air pressure in


Synonyms for pressure

a force that compels

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the act of pressing

the state of demanding notice or attention

the somatic sensation that results from applying force to an area of skin

an oppressive condition of physical or mental or social or economic distress

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to cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means :"She forced him to take a job in the city"

exert pressure on someone through threats

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Measurement of central venous pressure from a peripheral vein in infants and children.
Pulmonary artery occlusion pressure and central venous pressure fail to predict ventricular filling volume, cardiac performance, or the response to volume infusion in normal subjects.
Obesity (BMI [greater than or equal to] 30), presence of sepsis on admission, presence of abdominal infection and central venous pressure were retained in the final model (Table 2A) and were all associated with increased risk of IAH.
In the control group, 500mL of crystalloids were infused at induction, followed by continuous infusion of crystalloids (4 to 8mL per kg per hour) and a 250mL bolus of colloids was given to compensate acute blood losses (>50mL), maintain mean arterial pressure above 65mmHg and the central venous pressure above 6mmHg.
The inferior vena cava was dilated without collapse on inspiration and the central venous pressure was 18 mmHg.
Mean arterial pressure (MAP) and central venous pressure (CVP) via arterial catheter and central venous catheter were recorded along with PVI at baseline and while patients were in head-down and head-up positions.
Lot 15, a set of measuring central venous pressure,
There was a concurrent fall in the patient's central venous pressure from 8 to 3 mmHg.
monitoring; Ambulatory electrocardiography (Holter monitor); Brachytherapy, Coronary; Cardiology consultation or referral; Chest pain - admission criteria, Cardiac catheterization, right heart; Central venous pressure monitoring, Cardiac Catheterization, right heart, Central venous pressure monitoring; Cardiac Catheterization, left heart; Coronary Arteriography; Angiography and Ventriculography; Cardiac Event Monitors; Implanted Loop Recorders; Catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation with HF; Cardiac Output Monitoring by Electrical Bioimpedance ;
The most popular parameter was heart rate (29%) followed by mean arterial pressure (24%), systolic blood pressure (21%), central venous pressure if available (14%) and urine output (9%).
In a previous Phase IIa study in patients with DHF, referred to as the SIRIUS I trial, ularitide was shown to enhance natriuresis and diuresis, and to decrease central venous pressure.
In the cardiovascular field, patented products include a non-invasive measurement of cardiac output as an alternative to the current invasive, Swan-Ganz intravascular catheter method, a non-invasive procedure for determining central venous pressure, and a heart rate variability software program for assessing autonomic nervous system function.
To measure the pressure as blood is returned to the heart (the central venous pressure, or CVP), an expensive and invasive catheter is required.
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