hypokinetic


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hy·po·ki·net·ic

(hī'pō-ki-net'ik),
Relating to or characterized by hypokinesis.

hypokinetic

[-kinet′ik]
Etymology: Gk, hypo, under, kinesis, movement
pertaining to diminished power of movement or motor function, which may or may not be accompanied by a mild form of paralysis.

hy·po·ki·net·ic

(hī'pō-ki-net'ik)
Relating to or characterized by hypokinesis.

hypokinesia

(hī″pō-kĭ-nē′zē-ă) [″ + kinesis, movement]
Decreased motor reaction to stimulus.
hypokinetic (-nĕt′ĭk), adjective
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Subjects had to meet the following inclusion criteria: received primary PCI (including rescue PCI for failed lytic therapy); received aspirin and an additional P2Y12 inhibitor (clopidogrel, prasugrel, or ticagrelor); had a predischarge echocardiogram showing extensive wall motion abnormalities (akinetic or hypokinetic segments); and had an EF [less than or equal to]35%.
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A dilated, hypokinetic right ventricle may point to a massive pulmonary embolism.
On transthoracic echocardiography left ventricle was globally hypokinetic with an ejection fraction of 30%.
The discussion of treating apraxia of speech has been expanded and reorganized to reflect current research, and more treatment information is given on hypokinetic and hyperkinetic dysarthria.
Stagnant or Hypokinetic Hypoxia: This form of hypoxia is due to a malfunction of the circulatory system where the oxygen-carrying capacity of the blood is adequate but there is inadequate circulation.
Regional left ventricular systolic wall motion abnormalities were noted, with the basal, mid inferior-lateral, and inferior-left ventricular free walls being severely hypokinetic.
Many of the hypokinetic areas remained, but the study was of poor quality.
High rates of chronic, degenerative, and hypokinetic (sedentary lifestyle) diseases in the United States are often the result of insufficient physical activity (38).
5) The right ventricular free wall and interventricular septum appeared thin and hypokinetic.
Myocardial segments that are akinetic/ hypokinetic but which have no scar or scar occupying <50% of transmural tissue respond favorably to revascularization.