cardioversion definition

  • noun:
    • The restoration associated with heartbeat to normal functioning because of the application of electric shock or by way of medication.
    • The treatment of cardiac arrhythmia, either with medication or by using a device (a cardioverter) that provides a controlled electric energy.

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