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Encyclopedia > Pulseless electrical activity

Pulseless Electrical Activity is a phenomenon where the heart still conducts the electrical impulses required to stimulate the heart, but the heart muscle does not contract enough to produce an output. This may simulate any rhythm. Defibrillators are not used for this rhythm, as the problem lies in some problem with the mechanical response of the myocardial tissue. Another term sometimes used for this phenomenon is electromechanical dissociation. A semi-automatic external defibrillator ( AED) A defibrillator is a device that performs defibrillation on the chambers of the heart. ...



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