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pacemaker

1. Anatomy a small area of specialized tissue within the wall of the right atrium of the heart whose spontaneous electrical activity initiates and controls the beat of the heart
2. Med an electronic device for use in certain cases of heart disease to assume the functions of the natural cardiac pacemaker

pacemaker

[′pās‚māk·ər]
(medicine)
A pulsed battery-operated oscillator implanted in the body to deliver electric impulses to the muscles of the lower heart, either at a fixed rate or in response to a sensor that detects when the patient's pulse rate slows or ceases. Also known as cardiac pacemaker; heart pacer.
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Key Words: Dual Chamber Pacemaker, Single Chamber Pacemaker, Pacemaker Programmer.
4 - a dual chamber pacemaker MRI DDIR type of electrodes 2016 - 4 800,00 zl
Package 3 - dual chamber pacemaker with additional functions
Supply of equipment for electrotherapy Package 1 - Stumulator jednojamowy electrodePackage 2 - dual-chamber pacemaker electrodesPackage 3 - dual chamber pacemaker with additional functionsPackage 4 - defibrillator electrode jednojamowyPackage 5 - a dual chamber defibrillator with a set of electrodesPackage 6 - Defibrillator resynchronizujacy with a set of electrodesPackage 7 - Stimulator resynchronizujacy.
Package Object of the contractPackage 1 Stimulator jednojamowy basic SSIR to one electrode and one IntroducerPackage 2 advanced dual chamber pacemaker DDDR (with two electrodes and two introducerami)Package 3 hemodialysis catheters dwuswioatlowodowePackage 4 vascular PortsPackage 5 sets of ports impalntacjiPackage 6 sets drapes to handle the vascular portsand lending programmer and analyzer for intraoperative implanted pacing devices, one for each item (for Packages 1 and 2).
Astridge PS, Kaye GC, Whitworth S, Kelly P, Camm AJ, Perrins EJ (1993) The response of implanted dual chamber pacemakers to 50 Hz extraneous electrical interference.
Simantirakis and colleagues at Heraklion (Crete) University Hospital, Greece, implanted dual chamber pacemakers in 16 patients with moderate or severe sleep apnea, documented sleep-related bradycardias, and normal ventricular function (N.
Delivery of single and dual chamber pacemakers and implantable single-chamber and dual-chamber defibrillators.
In cardiology, when you think about dual chamber pacemakers, neurally mediated syncope, he is the first to be remembered.
Contract notice: Supply of single and dual chamber pacemakers implanted, with endocardial pacing electrodes and an implantable heart monitor.