central pulse


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central pulse

A pulse recorded near the origin of the carotid or subclavian arteries.
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The augmentation index (AIx) is another arterial stiffness parameter and suggests the difference between early and late pressure peaks divided by central pulse pressure.
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To eliminate the need for central catheterization when measuring the central pulse contour, a transfer function was devised that reconstructs the central waveform from the peripheral.

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