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escape

 [es-kāp´]
the act of becoming free.
vagal escape the exhaustion of or adaptation to neural chemical mediators in the regulation of systemic arterial pressure.
ventricular escape extrasystole in which a ventricular pacemaker becomes effective before the sinoatrial pacemaker; it usually occurs with slow sinus rates and often, but not necessarily, with increased vagal tone.

es·cape

(es-kāp'),
Term used to describe the situation when a pacemaker defaults or AV conduction fails and another, usually lower pacemaker, assumes the function of pacemaking for one or more beats.

escape

/es·cape/ (es-kāp´) the act of becoming free.
atrioventricular junctional escape , nodal escape one or more escape beats in which the atrioventricular node is the cardiac pacemaker.
vagal escape  the exhaustion of or adaptation to neural chemical mediators in the regulation of systemic arterial pressure.
ventricular escape  the occurrence of one or more ectopic beats in which a ventricular pacemaker becomes effective before the sinoatrial pacemaker; it usually occurs with slow sinus rates and often, but not necessarily, with increased vagal tone.

es·cape

(es-kāp')
cardiology Term used to describe the situation when a higher pacemaker defaults or atrioventricular conduction fails and a lower pacemaker assumes the function of pacemaking for one or more beats.

escape

  1. any cultivated plant growing in the wild that is not well naturalized.
  2. any organism that is normally captive but which has been freed into the natural environment.

escape

the act of becoming free.

autoregulatory escape
after prolonged tissue hypoxia of shock, sympathetic-mediated vasoconstriction gives way to vasodilation in all organs.
vagal escape
the exhaustion of or adaptation to neural chemical mediators in the regulation of systemic arterial pressure.
ventricular escape
extrasystole in which a ventricular pacemaker becomes effective before the sinoatrial pacemaker; it usually occurs with slow sinus rates and often, but not necessarily, with increased vagal tone.

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Kitas -- who was convicted to life in prison for the rape and murder of two women in the 1990s -- practically lived with his wife during his six-month stay at the private clinic he escaped from, it later emerged.
According to Idaho state officials, the elk that escaped from the Chief Joseph Idaho ranch represented an unprecedented threat to the health and genetic purity of the wild elk herd living in the region.
Decorated World War II pilot Bob Hoover, who escaped from a German prison camp and flew a German plane to safety, will make another flight this weekend.
The news accounts provided information on the amount of time remaining on the sentence of half of the inmates who escaped during 2001 (see Table 3).
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Do you think Mr Pawson knows something about means of escape that has escaped the rest of us or is the Review encouraging us to believe that the regulations are very constricting and we should ignore them?
Who had not even escaped slavery - had in fact, been bought out of it by a doting son and driven to the Ohio river in a wagon - free papers folded between her breasts (driven by the very man who had been her master, who also paid her resettlement fee - name of Garner), and rented a house with two floors and a well from the Bodwins.
At some point in the first act, Indochina escaped along the Red River fault, allowing India to maintain its course.
When they escaped, the fear of encountering the Brileys gripped much of Virginia and North Carolina.
Through an unconstitutional delegation of executive authority, and motivated by illegitimate reasons, he ordered elk that escaped from my ranch to be killed, violating my private property rights.
In 2004, three laundry workers escaped while on duty and were recaptured heading south on Interstate 5.