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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Following the publication of the Cardiac Arrhythmia Suppression Trial[6], amiodarone has gained pre-eminence as an antiarrhythmic drug because of its efficacy and favourable haemodynamic effects.
A person who is suffering from cardiac arrhythmia for a long time is at increasing risk of cardiac arrest as the electric system of the person is not functioning properly.
CeeTox's CAAS provides a fast, real-time assessment of drug-induced cardiac arrhythmias and biochemical cytotoxicity, thus enabling researchers to monitor both acute and longer-term effects, in contrast to the single time point results obtained with other assays.
Cardiac arrhythmia emergency room visits and environmental air pollution in Sac Paulo, Brazil.
A cardiac arrhythmia is where the heart beats too fast, too slow or beats irregularly.
is voluntarily recalling two older model implantable cardioverter defibrillators because of concerns that the devices may delay delivery of or fail to deliver shock therapy to patients with cardiac arrhythmia, potentially resulting in death.
Atrial fibrillation is the most common sustained cardiac arrhythmia. It represents the largest part of the overall arrhythmia market with major-market sales of US $1 billion in 1999.
For these patients, treatment with TMP could boost the potassium in their blood to dangerous levels, causing heart cells to fire erratically and even bringing on cardiac arrhythmia, Choi says.
government heart study, the cardiac arrhythmia suppression trial, were evaluated did the FDA give clearance for marketing the product.
[ClickPress, Tue Oct 09 2018] Persistence Market Research has recently published a new report titled "Cardiac Arrhythmia Monitoring Devices Market: Global Industry Analysis (2012-2016) and Forecast (2017-2025)" which is an extensive market study covering various aspects of cardiac arrhythmia monitoring devices that include analysis on various product types, end users and applications.
1 ( ANI ): Researchers have identified a biological pathway, which gets activated when blood sugar levels are abnormally high, and that causes irregular heartbeats - a condition known as cardiac arrhythmia linked with heart failure and sudden cardiac death.

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