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IABP

intra-aortic balloon pmp

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PAT

paroxysmal atrial tachycardia

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PAC

premature atrial contraction

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ICD

implantable cardiac defibrillator

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ICF

intracellular fluid

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NSR

normal sinus rhythm

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PTT

partial thromboplastin time

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PVD

peripheral vascular disease

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SE

subendocardial

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VSD

ventricular septal defect

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PDA

Patent Ductus Arteriosus

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FOG

fast twitch oxidative glycolytic fiber

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Hb

hemoglobin

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FG

fast twitch glycolytic fiber

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CAD

coronary artery disease

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CCU

coronary care unit

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CI

cardiac index

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AVR

aortic valve replacement

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Cath

catheterization

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BBB

bundle branch block

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MUGA

-multigated acquisition
-angiogram imaging

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PAP

pulmonary artery pressure

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PAD

peripheral artery disease

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LAD

left anterior descending

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TM

transmural

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CHF

congestive/chronic heart failure

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HbA1C

glycosylated Hb

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Hct

hematocrit

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RVEDV

right ventricular end diastolic volume

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CPR

cardiopulmonary resuscitation