cardiectomy


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car·di·ec·to·my

n. cardiectomía, extirpación de la región superior extrema del estómago.
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7), (10), (11) The usefulness of this information for PTs treating patients with TAH is somewhat limited due to the fact that these patients have undergone cardiectomy for device implantation.
Cardiectomy in total artificial heart (TAH) patients prevents electrocar-diography, telemetry, and native pulse rate monitoring.
Monitoring the patient is similar for TAH and LVAD with the following exceptions: Since a patient with a TAH has undergone a cardiectomy, there is no native heart rate or monitoring via telemetry.