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  • v. To perform (or attempt) cardioversion: to correct cardiac arrhythmia using electric current or medication.


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  • I pointed this out to my wife and the nurse and when asked to do it again, managed to cardiovert myself.

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  • After market close Monday, the world's largest medical device maker reported a slight rebound in its heart-regulating implantable cardiovert defibrillator business.

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  • The company posted improved results late Monday in implantable cardiovert debfibillators, which regulate the heart.

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  • Finally, the doctor had remonstrated that he could not cardiovert her indefinitely—sooner or later her heart wouldn't start again.

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  • We let the ER docs give the propafol and cardiovert them.

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