stimulation threshold

stimulation threshold

Cardiac pacing The minimum electrical stimulus needed to consistently elicit a cardiac depolarization, expressed in terms of amplitude–volts, milliamps; pulse width–millisecs; energy–micro joules
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The sexual stimulation threshold of men in Islam, This is what the state and official media teach us (An English text.
Safe pedicle screw placement in thoracic scoliotic curves using t-EMG: stimulation threshold variability at concavity and convexity in apex segments.
Neuromuscular blockades may be used during tEMG recording, with an increase in stimulation thresholds occurring.
The effect of neuromuscular blockade on pedicle screw stimulation thresholds.
In our study, differences in ICD and PM groups in terms of stimulation threshold and impedance also hold true for LVEFF When groups are analysed separately, LVEF alone does not have significant effect on stimulation threshold and impedance.
Stimulation threshold of myocardial electrodes in long-term cardiac pacing.
For patients, this safety feature ensures that pacing support will be consistent despite rises in stimulation threshold (the minimum amount of energy required to elicit a heartbeat) due to drug therapy, metabolic changes, illness, or lead maturation or microdislodgment.
Temporal patterns of stimulation for exercise and walking were defined by stimulation threshold, maximal pulse duration, and MMT.
The typical pacemaker stimulation signal level (about 3 volts) and duration (about 1 millisecond) are intentionally well above the stimulation threshold of most individuals in order to pace the heart and to provide reliable operation.
6) since bone is less conductive than the surrounding tissue, it may increase current densities in narrow regions of tissue between the bone and the skin, resulting in lower nerve stimulation thresholds than expected.
Both leads build on the established Corox family of heart failure leads, known for their reliability and high performance characteristics, including low stimulation thresholds and low rates of dislodgment.
fixation leads, resulting in lower stimulation thresholds.