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PACE

abbreviation for POLICE AND CRIMINAL EVIDENCE Act.

PACE. A measure of length containing two feet and a half; the geometrical pace is five feet long. The common pace is the length of a step; the geometrical is the length of two steps, or the whole space passed over by the same foot from one step to another.

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A more efficient pacing strategy is to think of the race in two halves, and allow yourself to slow by two to three percent during the second half.
The new exhibit allows visitors to watch the bears swimming in a 130,000 gallon pool and playing - or pacing - on 5,500 square feet of beach.
All patients in the trial will receive an EnRhythm MRI SureScan pacing system, and approximately half of the participants will receive MRI scans; the trial's first MRI scans will occur approximately two to three months after device implant.
The Adapta pacemaker offers the Medtronic-exclusive pacing mode called MVP(TM) or Managed Ventricular Pacing, which enables the device to be programmed to deliver pacing pulses to the heart's lower right chamber (ventricle) only when necessary.
Several clinical studies have demonstrated that unnecessary right ventricular pacing from cardiac implantable devices significantly increases the risk of patients developing heart failure (HF) and atrial fibrillation (AF).
A statistically significant improvement in cardiac function with biventricular pacing as compared with right ventricular pacing as measured by a six-minute walk test.
The clinical study is a prospective, non-randomized, multicenter trial, involving up to 120 patients at 10 sites, to evaluate the safety and clinical performance of the Adapta pacing system.
Clinical studies have shown that unnecessary pacing in the right ventricle can increase the risk for heart failure and atrial fibrillation.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for its new AAIsafeR(TM) 2 pacing mode.
The Stratos LV received CE mark in Europe in August, 2002, and the Protos DR/CLS received FDA approval for conventional pacing indications in December, 2002.
Guidant Corporation (NYSE:GDT) today announced that it has completed enrollment in a major clinical trial to study unnecessary pacing in heart failure patients.