cardiac

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cardiac

1. of or relating to the heart
2. of or relating to the portion of the stomach connected to the oesophagus
3. a person with a heart disorder
4. Obsolete a drug that stimulates the heart muscle

cardiac

[′kärd·ē‚ak]
(anatomy)
Of, pertaining to, or situated near the heart.
Of or pertaining to the cardia of the stomach.
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Increments in cardiac stroke volume were strongly positively correlated with those in arterial plasma NE (r = 0.
This has been thought to be due to compensatory changes in cardiac stroke volume and/or central vasoconstriction [21].
Cardiac output was calculated by summation of the mean flow through each artery (values for paired arteries were doubled), and this value was divided by mean heart rate to obtain a mean value for cardiac stroke volume.