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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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Another important factor that might impact pacing is the level of performance.
"Through 'His bundle pacing', we are trying to tap into the normal wiring of the heart and restore conduction the way nature intended.
The authors manipulated performance feedback and examined changes in pacing behavior during 10-mile laboratory cycling.
MultiPoint Pacing technology is an approach designed for CRT patients who are not responsive to other pacing options.
Thompson, director of the Research Institute for Sport and Exercise at the University of Canberra, Australia, thoroughly explores pacing in this guide.
Block HF, or Biventricular versus Right Ventricular Pacing in Patients with Left Ventricular Dysfunction and Atrioventricular Block, is a prospective, multi-center, randomized, double-blind, controlled trial that evaluated patients with atrioventricular (AV) block and left ventricular (LV) dysfunction (ejection fraction less than or equal to 50 percent).
Medical device company St Jude Medical Inc (NYSE:STJ) stated on Thursday that its first subject in the US has been enrolled in its MultiPoint Pacing clinical study under its first- to-market Quadripolar Pacing System.
All of these changes suggest either an accelerated ventricular escape rhythm or ventricular pacing. During a recurrence of the cardiac rhythm change, a 12-lead ECG was obtained (not shown) and pacemaker spikes were notable, indicating that the first change in cardiac rhythm seen above is due to ventricular pacing.
"The results of the PAVE [Left Ventricular-Based Cardiac Stimulation Post AV Nodal Ablation Evaluation] study suggest that biventricular pacing should be the preferred mode of therapy in patients undergoing AV nodal ablation for control of chronic atrial fibrillation," PAVE principal investigator Dr.
Clubb and Mason also studied repetitive, or stereotypic, pacing because it's the most common tic reported in captive carnivores and one that all the species share.
Assuming that you have a time goal for the marathon, and have trained accordingly, a pacing strategy will help you achieve your goal.