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What does LAP stand for?

LAP stands for Left Atrial Pressure

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Cardiac right-to-left shunts may be intermittent because of briefly elevated right-sided cardiac pressures that cause right atrial pressure to be higher than left atrial pressure, creating a patent foramen ovale (PFO) (Carey, Boltax, Dickey, & Finkelstein, 1999; Cheng, 1976).
It looks like a pacemaker with a lead that is placed in the left atrium, and it monitors left atrial pressure, heart rate activity, and body temperature," explains Neighborhood Heart Watch editor-in-chief Dr.