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pace

1. a measure of length equal to the average length of a stride, approximately 3 feet
2. any of the manners in which a horse or other quadruped walks or runs, the three principal paces being the walk, trot, and canter (or gallop)
3. a manner of moving, natural to the camel and sometimes developed in the horse, in which the two legs on the same side of the body are moved and put down at the same time
4. Architect a step or small raised platform

landing, pace, stair landing

The horizontal platform at the end of a stair flight or between two flights of stairs.

pace

A seldom-used term for stair landing.

PACE

A CPU based on the Nova design, but with 16-bit addressing, more addressing modes and a 10 level stack (like the Intel 8008).
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Although in most cases you should stay with your pacing plan, occasionally the weather or other circumstances may merit slight changes in your strategy.
A zoo official has been posted at the exhibit to answer questions about the pacing and the bears in general.
Richard Sutton, cardiologist in the Royal Brompton Hospital in London and European lead cardiology investigator for the EnRhythm MRI SureScan Pacing System Clinical Study.
The new pacemaker systems also incorporate an array of automatic features to help physicians improve pacing therapy and streamline the patient follow-up process, potentially minimizing the amount of time spent in a physician's office.
In response to this growing evidence, Sorin Group has developed a unique pacing mode, AAIsafeR, which is designed to avoid unnecessary ventricular pacing by promoting the patient's natural electrical conduction (AV conduction).
Since the advent of pacing technology more than 50 years ago, leads typically have been designed to be placed in the apex of the right ventricle or right atrial appendage.
The new pacemaker systems also incorporate an array of automatic features designed to help physicians improve pacing therapy and streamline the patient follow-up process, potentially minimizing the amount of time spent in a physician's office.
By applying recent scientific research, Medtronic is providing physicians with tools to help them tailor patient therapy so that patients only receive pacing therapy when and where necessary," said Steve Mahle, president of Medtronic Cardiac Rhythm Management.
ELA Medical's first-generation AAIsafeR pacing technology was launched in its Symphony pacing systems in September 2003 in Europe.
The AVAIL CLS/CRT study is unique in that it not only evaluates the benefits and improvements in quality of life with an advanced BiV pacemaker (Stratos LV), but also promises to demonstrate the advantages of physiologic rate-adaptive pacing utilizing a modified configuration of a conventional pacemaker (Protos DR/CLS).
The Guidant-sponsored trial is designed to demonstrate the efficacy and value of a proprietary feature that minimizes unnecessary right ventricular pacing in patients who received a Guidant dual-chamber implantable cardioverter defibrillator.