Definition of Cardiac monitor
1. Noun. A piece of electronic equipment for continual observation of the function of the heart.
Terms within: Ballistocardiograph, Cardiograph, Cardiograph, Electrocardiograph, Cathode-ray Oscilloscope, Cro, Oscilloscope, Scope
Generic synonyms: Monitor
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Literary usage of Cardiac monitor
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1. Breach of Trust: Physician Participation in Executions in the United States by American College of Physicians, Human Rights Watch (Organization), Physicians for Human Rights (U.S.) (1994)
"Two saline intravenous lines are started, one in each arm...appropriately trained personnel then enter behind die curtain and connect the cardiac monitor ..."
2. U. S. Navy Diving Manual: Air Diving (1999)
"If a cardiac monitor and personnel trained in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) ... If a cardiac monitor is not available and pulse is not detectable, ..."
3. Managing Hazardous Materials Incidents: Medical Management Guidelines for by Jonathan Borak, Kent R. Olson (1996)
"A cardiac monitor should be attached because of the potential for some ... If a cardiac monitor is required, irrigation should be completed before the ..."