cardiovert

car·di·o·vert

(car'dē-ō-vert),
The act of cardioversion.

car·di·o·vert

(kahr'dē-ō-vĕrt)
To subject to cardioversion.
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The results showed that the rate of cardioversion was higher [62] and the duration to cardiovert [62, 63] was also shorter in patients treated with acupuncture than amiodarone.
Parties who are negotiating a hypothetical license for the cardioversion claim might logically base the royalty on the sales of all ICD units (with the expectation that they might be programmed to cardiovert), just as parties negotiating over the datepicker claims might logically base the royalty on the sales of all Outlook packages (with the expectation that consumers would install the software and use the feature).
"My heart was beating over 200 times a minute and they were going to cardiovert me, where they put the paddles on you and stop and restart your heart.
In 2009, Pierog and co-authors reported the case of attempted suicide in a 24-year-old male who chewed and swallowed 168 Japanese yew seeds (Taxus cuspidate) and presented with seizures, hypotension, and wide-complex ventricular tachycardia that would not electrically or pharmacologically cardiovert with amiodarone at the suicide attempt scene.
It is important to be able to pace and cardiovert in this situation, as adenosine may result in atrial arrhythmias, in addition to the anticipated bradycardia.
It may not recur for months or even years." For patients like this, the best approach is to cardiovert but withhold further treatment for atrial fibrillation to see what course the disease takes.
Other ventilators, including the PB 840, cycled unintentionally when the phone's power was as low as 16 mW Also, a defibrillator showed interference on its EGG tracing and would not synchronize or cardiovert with a phone 6 inches away The researchers, who presented their findings at a San Antonio meeting sponsored by the Society of Critical Care Medicine, said the interference usually cleared when the cell phone was more than a foot away They concluded that understanding this phenomenon could help in creating policies for wireless phone use in hospitals.
Other ventilators, including the PB 840, cycled unintentionally when the phone's power was as low as 16 mW Also, a defibrillator showed interference on its ECG tracing and would not synchronize or cardiovert with a phone 6 inches away The researchers, who presented their findings at a San Antonio meeting sponsored by the Society of Critical Care Medicine, said the interference usually cleared when the cell phone was more than a foot away They concluded that understanding this phenomeno n could help in creating policies for wireless phone use in hospitals.
Furthermore, we remarked that those patients that required ECV, most of the times, where not effectively cardioverted, and in three out of four patients, the failure to restore SR was associated with a negative outcome.
An atrial tachycardia was diagnosed and she was initially cardioverted electrically and treated with beta blockers, but the symptoms returned.
One (1%) patient was cardioverted for supraventricular tachycardia following CPR.