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Synonyms for pacemaker

a leading instance in its field

a specialized bit of heart tissue that controls the heartbeat

an implanted electronic device that takes over the function of the natural cardiac pacemaker

a horse used to set the pace in racing

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Chew EW, Troughear RH, Kuchar DL, Thornburn CW Inappropriate rate change in the minute ventilation rate responsive pacemakers due to interference by cardiac monitors.
MI), a global medical device company and a leader in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, announced today the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare (MHLW) approval to market the FACIL[TM] and REPLY[TM] families of dual and single chamber rate responsive pacemakers.
Whilst this could occur for all minute-volume rate responsive pacemakers, most reported interactions have been with the Telectronics META series.
Chew EW, Troughear RH, Kuchar DL, Thorburn CW Inappropriate rate change in minute ventilation rate responsive pacemakers due to interference by cardiac monitors.