Electromechanical dissociation

electromechanical dissociation e·lec·tro·me·chan·i·cal dissociation (ĭ-lěk’trō-mə-kān’ĭ-kəl)
Persistence of electrical activity in the heart without an associated mechanical contraction; it is often a sign of cardiac rupture.


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