TITLE

protodiastole

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1796
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
The article presents a definition of the term protodiastole, which denotes the first among the four phases of ventricular diastole. It is characterized by a drop in intraventricular pressure and takes place immediately after the second heart sound.
ACCESSION #
21242520

 

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