beats per minute


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beats per minute

Cardiac pacing The unit of measure for the frequency of heart depolarizations or contractions each minute–or pulse rate
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Major finding: Among healthy men, heart rates of at least 79 beats per minute were linked with a 51% increased incidence of heart failure.
These stimuli makes the heart beat faster, 100 to 180 beats per minute creating in greater work load for the heart.
Viability was 100% in 38 pregnancies in which fetal heart rates exceeded 100 beats per minute and embryos were determined to be growing appropriately at 5-6 weeks based on crown-rump length on ultrasound, explained Dr.
Example: Suppose your heart rate after 2 minutes of rollerblading was 140 beats per minute.
Blood pressure was 140/82 mm Hg in all extremities, pulse was 103 beats per minute and regular.
Her heart was doing just 60 beats per minute - making her increasingly tired as she got older.
While earlier this year I would have been hard pressed to register a pulse for either group, today's measurement is approaching 50 beats per minute and appears on its way up to a healthy and stable 70.
Why, for example, did someone think Merman's fan base wanted to hear the then-71-year-old Broadway diva shout "There's No Business Like Show Business" over a 120 beats per minute track?
When the SA node is not working properly the AV node will take over sending impulses to the heart muscles but it is not as quick as the SA node and the rate of the heart beat will be slowed to about 40-60 beats per minute.
Performing in full regalia at 180 beats per minute, they easily got the attention of several hundred beer-guzzling artists at a Williamsburg block party.
Her blood pressure was 240/120 mm Hg, and her pulse rate was 100 beats per minute.
If the music has more than 60 beats per minute it raises the heart rate.