Heart Rate

Heart Rate: The number of times the Heart Ventricles contract per unit of time, usually per minute.1


Types may include:2

Types of Heart Rate:

  • Maximum Heart Rate
  • Mean Heart Rate
  • Median Heart Rate
  • Minimum Heart Rate
  • Newborn Heart Rate
  • Ventricular Heart Rate

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  1. Source: MeSH (U.S. National Library of Medicine)
  2. Source: NCI Thesaurus

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