cardiac arrhythmia

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cardiac arrhythmia

[¦kärd·ē‚ak ā′rith·mē·ə]
(medicine)
Any disturbance or irregularity of the heartbeat.
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Patients were observed for cardiac arrhythmias and mortality in both groups.
Cardiac Ablation offers a safe and efficacious alternative to treat cardiac arrhythmias.
Biosense Webster Inc reported on Wednesday the receipt of the FDA approval for its new THERMOCOOL SF irrigated ablation catheter to help treat patients with cardiac arrhythmias in the US.
It has long been known that the thyroid influences cardiac function and cardiac arrhythmias, but our findings demonstrate a novel genetic link between inherited cardiac arrhythmia and thyroid dysfunction," Nature magazine quoted study senior author Dr.
CryoCath is a medical technology company that leads the world in cryotherapy products to treat cardiac arrhythmias.
A cardiac arrhythmia is where the heart beats too fast, too slow or beats irregularly.
Minneapolis, MN-based Medtronic and Diamond Bar, CA-based Biosense Webster (a division of Johnson & Johnson) have announced a new collaboration on various initiatives to advance the care of patients with cardiac arrhythmias.
The Alliance known as the 'Heart Rhythm Charity' is aiming to support people suffering with the disease cardiac arrhythmias.
In a randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled study, 65 patients with moderate- to low-grade cardiac arrhythmias without coronary heart disease or heart failure were subdivided into two groups and assigned to receive either 3 gm/day of fish oil (providing 540 mg of EPA and 360 mg of DHA) or 3 gm/day of an olive oil placebo for six months.
to commercialize products for the surgical treatment of cardiac arrhythmias.
Cardiac arrhythmias during acute exacerbations of chronic airflow limitation: effect of fall in plasma potassium concentration induced by nebulised beta 2-agonist therapy.
A gene therapy technique shown to steady irregular heartbeats in pigs may one day be useful in treating cardiac arrhythmias in humans.

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