BPM

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BPMBusiness Process Management
BPMBusiness Process Modeling
BPMBeats Per Minute (heart or music)
BPMBusiness Performance Management
BPMBlood Pressure Monitor (various companies)
BPMBest Practice Methodology
BPMBest Practice Management (various organizations)
BPMBanca Popolare di Milano (Italian bank)
BPMBritish Prime Minister (UK)
BPMBlows Per Minute
BPMBlack Power Movement
BPMBusiness Process Monitor (Hewlett-Packard software)
BPMBeam Position Monitor
BPMBeam Positron Monitoring (imaging)
BPMBroadband Policy Manager
BPMBroadband Provisioning Manager
BPMBeats per Minute
BPMBackup Memory
BPMBreaths Per Minute
BPMBusiness Performance Measurement
BPMBound Printed Matter (US Postal Service)
BPMBeam Propagation Method
BPMBank Pertanian Malaysia
BPMBattement par Minute (French: Beats per Minute)
BPMBest Practice Model
BPMBest Practicable Means
BPMBlack Plastic Mulch
BPMBusiness Planning Meeting (various organizations)
BPMBrushless Permanent Magnet
BPMBalance of Payments Manual
BPMBatch Process Monitor
BPMBarrels Per Minute (flow rate of Oil producing wells)
BPMBasic Perinatal Matrices
BPMBiens Publics Mondiaux (French: Global Public Goods)
BPMBataafse Petroleum Maatschappij (Dutch)
BPMBasic Pleasure Model (band)
BPMBusiness Program Manager
BPMBuchstaben Pro Minute (German: letters per minute)
BPMBorel Probability Measure
BPMBubbles Per Minute
BPMBusiness Process Manual
BPMBirds Per Minute
BPMBirefringent Phase Matching
BPMBytes Per Minute
BPMBuenas Practicas Manufactureras (Guatemala)
BPMBureau de Poste Militaire (Canada Post)
BPMBenefit Policy Manual (Medicare; US DHHS)
BPMBlack Powder Music (France)
BPMBatch Processing Monitor
BPMBills Per Minute (billing software application performance measurement)
BPMBlack ProMist (camera filter)
BPMBiological Production Module
BPMBi-Phase Modulator
BPMBill Payment Machine
BPMBelasting van Personenautos en Motorrijwielen (Dutch automobile tax)
BPMBrigada Policía Militar (Guatemala)
BPMBattery Pack Monitor
BPMBonnes Pratiques Médicales (French: Good Medical Practices)
BPMBackground Processing Management
BPMBuffer Pool Manager
BPMBasic Parameters Module
BPMBathy-Photometer (oceanography)
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Maximal heart rates of 180 to 200 beats per minute are quite common.
We teach people to do this with a metronome set at 96 beats per minute.
Sometimes this would take place in local gyms - Louise works with clients at the David Lloyd Centre in Edinburgh, for example, but it is normal practice for the Beats Per Minute trainer to visit a client's home or office to work with them in their own environment to establish a routine.
After your warm-up period, use the gears of the bike or the resistance feature of the computer on the club's stationary bike to increase the resistance and bring your heart rate up to your target beats per minute.
That's why Griffin's team recommends the treatment to anyone subject to heart palpitations of 300 beats per minute -- a condition that can result in sudden death.
BUYING a pair of killer heels is good for women's health, sending the heart racing to 120 beats per minute - the equivalent of a gruelling workout.
Atrial fibrillation, a condition in which the heart nearly quivers with an irregular rhythm as fast as 400 beats per minute, affects nearly 2 million Americans.
With the pilot's heart rate never exceeding a healthy 135 beats per minute durint the 3-hour, 54-minute effort, the experiment confirmed the practical value of estimates the researchers had derived from less lofty experiments.
An orgasm raises your heart rate from around 75 beats per minute to 140, giving it a great workout.
An animal's heart rate can slow to only a couple of beats per minute.