pulses per minute


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pulses per minute

Cardiac pacing The unit used to express the frequency of events in a 60 sec period–eg, the pacemaker stimulation rate
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The unit has two heads that alternately pummel muscles in rapid succession -- to the tune of 2,000 pulses per minute, according to the company.
He also foresees no problems with production line speeds in the future since the Blazer is capable of 900 pulses per minute.