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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.]
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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]
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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]
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car·di·ac

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

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

cardiac

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

[ˈkɑːrdiæk] adjcardiaquecardiac arrest narrêt m cardiaque
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cardiac

adjHerz-
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cardiac

[ˈkɑːdɪæk] adj (Med) → cardiaco/a
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cardiac

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

a. cardíaco-a, referente al corazón.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

cardiac

adj cardíaco or cardiaco
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Dr Subash Udipi Rau, a renowned general and critical care physician with over 20 years of experience in the UK and in India, told Khaleej Times that patients from the region have been travelling to India mostly for treatments in orthopaedics, cardiac work, and some cosmetic treatments.
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We also recommend perioperative cardiac work up for elderly patients at risk of having elevated ICP, even in the absence of any cardiac risk factors or symptoms.
In this state, the musculature of the heart impedes flow of blood through the ventricular outflow tract, resulting in increased systolic pressures and cardiac work. Persistently stressed hearts, as is the case in HOCM, are subject to increased frequency of fatal arrhythmias, cardiac arrest, and sudden death [3].
The results shown in Figure 3 demonstrate that stimulation of normoxic hearts at the rate of 5.0-75 Hz was accompanied by the rise in cardiac work index.
Although the blood pressure might not be significantly affected as a result of opposing effects, the cardiac work might be significantly increased because of the elevated cardiac afterload [18].
I had deep interest in clinical cardiology, used to work at the cardiac center with Gen Zulfiqar Khan to clear the enormous cardiac work load.
Physiological consequence of this state can be perturbed contractibility and increased cardiac work and as a result cardiac hypertrophy [23].
In sport science, the Wingate test (WAnT) is a widely-administered protocol which despite its short duration, evokes substantial cardiac work by requiring peak power outputs up to 300% maximal workload (Wmax).
Physiologically, obesity results in an increased oxygen requirement, which leads to increased cardiac output, increased stroke volume, decreased vascular resistance, and increased cardiac work. These physiologic changes result in a higher incidence of hypertension and cardiomegaly in obese patients.