artificial pacemaker


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Related to artificial pacemaker: electrocardiogram, Bypass surgery
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Noun1.artificial pacemaker - an implanted electronic device that takes over the function of the natural cardiac pacemakerartificial pacemaker - an implanted electronic device that takes over the function of the natural cardiac pacemaker
electronic device - a device that accomplishes its purpose electronically
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The complex's Cardiology Department established QRC and according to Dr Mohamed Habib, head, cardiology department, since its opening last May, it has conducted 120 diagnostic and therapeutic cardiac and peripheral catheterisation operations and implanted artificial pacemaker on many patients.
An artificial pacemaker replaces the missing beats and keeps the heart rate closer to a healthy 70 beats per minute.
An artificial pacemaker takes over the heart's natural one, sending electrical impulses which make the heart contract and produce a heartbeat.
sick sinus node syndrome, atrioventricular block) in the absence of an artificial pacemaker, bradycardia, marked hypotension, bronchospastic disorders, electrolyte imbalance, or hypersensitivity to the drug.