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escape

 [es-kāp´]
the act of becoming free.
vagal escape the exhaustion of or adaptation to neural chemical mediators in the regulation of systemic arterial pressure.
ventricular escape extrasystole in which a ventricular pacemaker becomes effective before the sinoatrial pacemaker; it usually occurs with slow sinus rates and often, but not necessarily, with increased vagal tone.

es·cape

(es-kāp'),
Term used to describe the situation when a pacemaker defaults or AV conduction fails and another, usually lower pacemaker, assumes the function of pacemaking for one or more beats.

es·cape

(es-kāp')
cardiology Term used to describe the situation when a higher pacemaker defaults or atrioventricular conduction fails and a lower pacemaker assumes the function of pacemaking for one or more beats.

escape

  1. any cultivated plant growing in the wild that is not well naturalized.
  2. any organism that is normally captive but which has been freed into the natural environment.

Patient discussion about escape

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• Increased Strength
• Decreased Body Fat
• Improved Posture
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• Increased Bone Density
• Decreased Risk Of Diseases

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In 1997, at the urging of NRLC and other groups, Congress created an escape valve. It is an alternative to Medicare rationing that neither breaks the budget nor requires new taxes.
In a society that demanded propriety and the repression of base instincts, horror stories provided a necessary escape valve.
But it does go a long way to explain what life is like for them - and how they need an escape valve to let off steam.
The Maori, inspired by the loose forward pair of Jonno Gibbes and Marty Holah, closed down every escape valve available to the Lions and piled on the pressure.
The stuck Qi builds up, like a pressure cooker, and eventually needs an escape valve. We might get angry and have outbursts.
They dodge through Idaho Springs trying to beat the clock, or dash down off-ramps onto back roads through Georgetown looking for an escape valve. Instead they find nowhere to turn.
Only individual brilliance - a meaty Mutu volley, a low Lampard driller - appeared to offer Chelsea an early escape valve from the pressure generated by an Everton team in no mood to party early.
Was it to follow the strictures of Communist cultural policy, and in particular the doctrine of 'Socialist realism', or was it an escape valve for the intellectual classes, a brief few hours of freedom of expression in a lifetime of conformity?
With much of the play congested in the middle of the field - you can expect more of the same in the derby - Rooney acted as Everton's escape valve, the figure likely to unlock Blackburn's almost equally edgy backline.
Middle-aged professionals, looking for an escape valve from their high-pressure lives, are buying ranches and log cabins in Wyoming, Montana, Arizona and New Mexico.
Christmas then, for people who are worn down by the stress and strain of earning a living, paying a mortgage, raising children and maintaining a relationship is the ultimate annual escape valve. It offers them a temporary release from their responsible, well-behaved, day-to-day lives.
As an escape valve for economic discontent, Fox has asked the United States to open its border so to allow young Mexican workers to travel north to find jobs.