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car·di·ac

 (kär′dē-ăk′)
adj.
1. Of, near, or relating to the heart: cardiac arteries. See Usage Note at coronary.
2. Of or relating to the cardia.
n.
A person with a heart disorder.

[Middle English, from Latin cardiacus, from Greek kardiakos, from kardiā, heart; see kerd- in Indo-European roots.]

cardiac

(ˈkɑːdɪˌæk)
adj
1. (Anatomy) of or relating to the heart
2. (Anatomy) of or relating to the portion of the stomach connected to the oesophagus
n
3. (Medicine) a person with a heart disorder
4. (Pharmacology) obsolete a drug that stimulates the heart muscle
[C17: from Latin cardiacus, from Greek, from kardia heart]

car•di•ac

(ˈkɑr diˌæk)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to the heart: cardiac disease.
2. of or pertaining to the esophageal portion of the stomach.
n.
3. a person suffering from heart disease.
[1400–50; late Middle English (< Middle French cardiaque) < Latin cardiacus < Greek kardiakós <kardí(a) heart]

car·di·ac

(kär′dē-ăk′)
Relating to the heart: a cardiac disorder.

cardiac

Relating to the heart.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cardiac - of or relating to the heart; "cardiac arrest"
Translations
قَلْبي، مُتَعَلِّقٌ بالقَلب
srdeční
hjerte-
قلبی
szív-
hjarta-
širdies
sirds-
kalbe ait

cardiac

[ˈkɑːdɪæk]
A. ADJcardíaco
B. CPD cardiac arrest Nparo m cardíaco

cardiac

[ˈkɑːrdiæk] adjcardiaquecardiac arrest narrêt m cardiaque

cardiac

adjHerz-

cardiac

[ˈkɑːdɪæk] adj (Med) → cardiaco/a

cardiac

(ˈkaːdiӕk) adjective
of the heart. This patient has a cardiac complaint; cardiac failure.

car·di·ac

a. cardíaco-a, referente al corazón.

cardiac

adj cardíaco or cardiaco
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By contrast, the invasively assessed CVP was a poor predictor of fluid responsiveness as a static variable of cardiac preload.
7],[8] Thus, PLR increases the cardiac preload and, by definition, increases the stroke volume (SV) if the heart is preload dependent.
Increased intravascular volume influences cardiac preload and afterload as explained by the Frank-Starling law (LONGO, 1983) and consequently improved myocardial performance is required to raise systolic volume and cardiac output (TILLEY & GOODWIN, 2002).
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27 Impaired diastolic functions will cause reduction in the cardiac preload and reduced blood volume.
Initially decreased viscosity after haemodilution improves venous return and cardiac preload, thereby increasing cardiac output.
The static measures of cardiac preload, filling pressure, and volume are poor predictors of fluid responsiveness (1,14,15).
supine) likely influenced venous return, cardiac preload, and peripheral resistance that can influence SV.
Both exposures to +Gz and anti-G measures result in repetitive intrathoracic hydrostatic changes, which can cause significant changes in cardiac preload and afterload.
Cardiac output is regulated by four factors: heart rate, cardiac contractility and cardiac preload and afterload.