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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.
After market close Monday, the world's largest medical device maker reported a slight rebound in its heart-regulating implantable cardiovert defibrillator business.
The company posted improved results late Monday in implantable cardiovert debfibillators, which regulate the heart.
Finally, the doctor had remonstrated that he could not cardiovert her indefinitely—sooner or later her heart wouldn't start again.
We let the ER docs give the propafol and cardiovert them.