Glossary of Terms
A period of time during one heartbeat, it is the time require for the heart to complete filling (diastole) and emptying (systole), and usually takes almost a second to complete.
Faculty and Staff | Patient's Guide | Areas of Expertise | Diseases & Treatments | Contact Us
Home | What's New | Videos | Articles | Downloads | Calendar | Web Links | Site Map
University of Southern California, 1520 San Pablo Street, HCC2 Suite 4300, Los Angeles, CA 90033
Phone: 323.442.5849 Fax: 323.442.5956
Copyright © USC Cardiothoracic Surgery