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  OFA: Cardiac Congenital Disease
Interpret the meaning of the OFA cardiac certification number assigned to your dog.
Fees are listed on the form or may be found in the OFA fees section.
Cardiac Addendum Application for Dobermans (required for Doberman CHIC)
www.offa.org /cardiacinfo.html   (179 words)

  
  Cardiac Monitor: Encyclopedia of Surgery
The cardiac monitor is a device that shows the electrical and pressure waveforms of the cardiovascular system for measurement and treatment.
Because electrical connections are made between the cardiac monitor and the patient, it is kept at the patient's bedside.
Equipment required for continuous cardiac monitoring includes the cardiac monitor, cables, and disposable supplies such as electrode patches, pressure transducers, a pulmonary artery catheter (Swan-Ganz catheter), and an arterial blood saturation probe.
health.enotes.com /surgery-encyclopedia/cardiac-monitor   (904 words)

  
 MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: Cardiac tamponade
Cardiac tamponade is the compression of the heart caused by blood or fluid accumulation in the space between the myocardium (the muscle of the heart) and the pericardium (the outer covering sac of the heart).
Cardiac tamponade is often associated with pericarditis caused by bacterial or viral infections.
Cardiac tamponade is an emergency condition that requires hospitalization.
www.nlm.nih.gov /medlineplus/ency/article/000194.htm   (628 words)

  
 Cardiac definition - Medical Dictionary definitions of popular medical terms
Sudden Cardiac Death - Sudden cardiac death is an unexpected, sudden death caused by sudden cardiac arrest (loss of heart function).
Causes and risk factors of sudden cardiac death include (not inclusive): abnormal heart rhythms (arrhythmias), previous heart attack, coronary artery disease, smoking, high cholesterol, Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome, ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation after a heart attack, congenital heart defects, history of fainting, and heart failure, obesity, diabetes, and drug abuse.
Cardiac Catheterization - Consumer medical information on cardiac catheterization heart procedure, includes risks, how long the procedure lasts, and what happens during and after the cardiac catheterization procedure.
www.medterms.com /script/main/art.asp?articlekey=2628   (203 words)

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