Bradycardia meaning

brădĭ-kärdē-ə
Slowness of the heart rate, usually fewer than 60 beats per minute in an adult human.
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Abnormally slow heartbeat: below 60 beats per minute for an adult.
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Slowness of the heart rate, usually fewer than 60 beats per minute in an adult human.
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The condition of having a slow heartbeat, defined as under 60 beats per minute for an adult.
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Origin of bradycardia

  • brady– Greek kardiā heart cardia

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Ancient Greek βραδύς (bradus, “slow”) and καρδία (kardia, “heart”).

    From Wiktionary