Schneider index


Schnei·​der index ˈshnīd-ər- How to pronounce Schneider index (audio)
: a measure of comparative circulatory efficiency based on determination of pulse rates under several test conditions (as reclining, standing, or after exercise), time required for rate to alter with change of state, and accompanying variations in systolic blood pressure

Dictionary Entries Near Schneider index

Cite this Entry

“Schneider index.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!