Difference between Cardioversion and Defibrillation?

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The main difference between cardioversion and defibrillation is as follows. Cardioversion is a synchronized shock designed to get heart rhythm back in line. Defibrillation is a shock designed to restart the heart, and doesn't follow a pattern.
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