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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of cardiovert.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • He has been cardioverted (zapped) twice in 8 years or so.

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  • While waiting to be cardioverted, they put a monitor on me with which had an audio component … you know beep beep beep.

    My cheatin’ heart « BuzzMachine

  • With regard to stroke, sometimes the stroke can be precipitated in an atrial fibrillation patient who is attempted to be cardioverted while in a state of none or inadequate anticoagulation.

    Sometimes I Hate Being Good

  • ACT III, vernakalant cardioverted 51.2 percent of patients versus 3.6 percent of patients taking placebo (p value less than 0.0001).

    WebWire | Recent Headlines

  • In one study, ACT I, vernakalant cardioverted 51 percent of patients versus four percent of patients taking placebo (p value less than 0.0001).

    WebWire | Recent Headlines

  • A 79-year-old woman affected by chronic atrial fibrillation and not treated with oral anticoagulants, cardioverted to sinus rhythm during a gastric endoscopy.

    Brain Blogger

  • Multaq is an anti-arrhythmic indicated to reduce the risk of cardiovascular hospitalization in patients with paroxysmal or persistent atrial fibrillation (AF) or atrial flutter (AFL), with a recent episode of AF/AFL and associated cardiovascular risk factors, who are in sinus rhythm or who will be cardioverted.

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

  • Loren’s heart was cardioverted, or shocked, back into a normal rhythm.

    A Book of Miracles

  • We cardioverted him, and he’s now in sinus rhythm.

    Life Support

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