cardiac cardiac  /ˈkɑr di ˌæk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to the heart

Usage(s):

  1. Not surprisingly then, the new cardiac scans are helping to fuel a more aggressive focus on prevention.
  2. Doctors know that sudden cardiac death is more common among athletes than nonathletes.
  3. Snowblowers are noisy and bad for the environment, and shoveling the stuff can send you right into cardiac arrest.

News

  1. Crouse names cardiac center after Manlius couple in recognition of donation

    Diane and Bob Miron of Manlius contribute naming gift to Crouse foundation to benefit cardiac care.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Post-Standard

  2. NCH Cardiac Rehabilitation

    NCH Cardiac Rehabilitation
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Naples Daily News

  3. Cardiac MRI use reduces adverse events for patients with acute chest pain

    Doctors have found that using stress cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging in an Emergency Department observation unit to care for patients with acute chest pain is a win-win – for the patient and the institution.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Science Daily

Quotes

  1. "May our love be with you always Michael," Jemaine Jackson said, close to tears. "My brother, the legendary King of Pop Michael Jackson, died on Thursday, June 25, 2009, at 2.26pm. It is believed that he suffered cardiac arrest in his home....
    on Jun 25, 2009 By: Jermaine Jackson Source: Times Online

  2. "The first time I saw the news, it was really concerning," said Detroit Red Wings captain Nicklas Lidstrom, Avery's former teammate. "I heard cardiac arrest. We got (to practice) and heard ruptured spleen. It's still a severe injury, but...
    on Apr 30, 2008 By: Malcolm X Source: SportingNews.com

  3. "The Cardiac Cats, he's definitely the lead singer of that group," receiver Muhsin Muhammad said. "He's done an awesome job. He's just so poised. I don't know if he's so excited or so pumped up that he doesn't know what's going on around him,...
    on Sep 20, 2008 By: Muhsin Muhammad Source: Winston-Salem Journal (registration)

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