The rhythm on the monitor was ventricular fibrillation, random electrical oscillations.
The third positive wave (v) occurs toward the end of ventricular systole.
This is usually known as the "Breath-band," or "ventricular" breath-control.
The ventricular cavity should now be opened up as far as the aorta, and the semilunar valves examined.
Such hearts always show increase in thickness of the ventricular wall.
The ventricular extrasystole on the contrary is commonly seen and readily recognized.
Recently G. Canby Robinson has seen and made electrocardiograms of a case of ventricular fibrillation.
Life depends on ventricular action, not on auricular, and the ventricular reserve is the standard for judgment in these cases.
The patient had three convulsions and died with edema of lungs about 30 hours after the attack of ventricular fibrillation.
It may involve a liability to sudden death from rupture of the ventricular walls.
ventricular ven·tric·u·lar (věn-trĭk'yə-lər)
Of or relating to a ventricle or ventriculus.
ventricular adjective (věn-trĭk'yə-lər)