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reentrant

[rē′en·trənt]
(engineering)
Having one or more sections directed inward, as in certain types of cavity resonators.
(geology)
A prominent, generally angular indentation into a coastline.
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Catheter ablation of accessory pathways, atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia, and the atrioventricular junction: final results of a prospective, multicenter clinical trial.
Mid-diastolic potentials were seen during VT activation mapping more likely indicative of a reentrant versus focal mechanism.
In this work, a BEM analysis of partial and supercavitating flows around axisymmetric bodies is presented and two models of termination of the cavity (simple model and reentrant jet) are compared.
Keywords: post processing technique locally convergent singularities reentrant corners asymptotic behavior.
Amiodarone, as a Class III antiarrhythmic agent, can prolong the effective refractory period of myocardial cells, shorten the interval between action potentials, decelerate conduction and terminate reentrant excitation by non-competitively binding a- and b-adrenergic receptors on the myocardial cell membrane.
Certainly, the first few days and weeks are critical to ensuring that reentrants have a successful reintegration process.
The work was initiated to study QoL parameters in patients with atrioventricular nodal reentrant tachycardia before and after radiofrequency catheter ablation procedure.
The common types of narrow complex tachycardia are atrioventricular nodal tachycardia, atrioventricular reentrant tachycardia and atrial tachycardia.
Founded in January 2002, Nanospire has developed a method to commercialize a new generation of cavitation reentrant jet-based tools and processes.
A resonant field pattern on the reentrant part of the structure (due to the strong coupling between the cavity walls) is observed.
Any occurrence of a sequence NE, ES, SW, or WN in the word encoding P defines a salient point of P, while any occurrence of a sequence EN, SE, WS, or NW defines a reentrant point of P (see for instance, Figure 2).