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n.1.(Med.) Measurement of the heart, as by percussion or auscultation.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The method used in the Aesculon was initially described as electrical cardiometry and it contributes the increase in conductivity to the orientation change of the red blood cells to determine the velocity of the blood flow, claiming to be a more accurate technique in a wide spectrum of patient conditions and patient populations including neonates and children [10,11].
Abbreviations PAC: Pulmonary artery catheter EC: Electrical cardiometry CO: Cardiac output CI: Cardiac index ICU: Intensive care unit T: Time point SPSS: Statistical package for social science SD: Standard deviation B-A: Bland and Altman.