cardiotachometer


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cardiotachometer

 [kahr″de-o-tah-kom´ĕ-ter]
an instrument for continuously portraying or recording the heart rate.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

car·di·o·ta·chom·e·ter

(kar'dē-ō-tă-kom'ĕ-ter),
An instrument for measuring the heart rate.
[cardio- + G. tachos, rapidity, + metron, measure]
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car·di·o·ta·chom·e·ter

(kahr'dē-ō-tă-kom'ĕ-tĕr)
An instrument for measuring heart rate over long periods.
[cardio- + G. tachos, rapidity, + metron, measure]
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I also produced a cardiotachometer which indicated the heart rate in the form of a continuous paper record which was of special value to the anaesthetist when new [especially cardio-thoracic] surgical procedures were being used" (3).
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At the time of experiment, the arterial catheter was connected to a blood-pressure transducer (Statham P23 ID) coupled to a polygraph recorder; HR was obtained from a cardiotachometer triggered by the pressure pulses.