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impulse

noun actuation, drive, encouragement, immelling force, impetus, impulsio, impulsion, impulsus, incentive, motivation, motive, pressure, push, spontaneity, spontaneous inclination, stimulant, sudden desire, sudden force, thrust
Associated concepts: heat of passion, impulsive acts, irreeistible impulse, uncontrollable impulse
See also: catalyst, cause, desire, impetus, incentive, motive, passion, reason, stimulus
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Cardiac arrhythmias are defined as abnormality in the rate, rhythm, site of origin or conduction of cardiac impulse (Silber and Katz, 1975).
They failed to provide appropriate drug therapy to decrease cardiac impulse and lower the systolic blood pressure.
Rythmol SR is contraindicated for use in patients with medical conditions producing marked hypotension, disturbances in cardiac impulse generation or conduction, electrolyte imbalances, bronchospastic disorders or hypersensitivity to the drug.