Biophysics of the Failing Heart

Physics and Biology of Heart Muscle

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-7677-1 (Print) 978-1-4614-7678-8 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

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    Pages 1-4

    Introduction to the Biophysics of the Failing Heart

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    Pages 5-36

    Sarcoplasmic Reticulum Ca Homeostasis and Heart Failure

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    Pages 37-61

    Ca-Homeostasis and Heart Failure: Focus on the Biophysics of Surface Membrane Ca-Fluxes

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    Pages 63-90

    Biophysics of Membrane Currents in Heart Failure

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    Pages 91-121

    Biophysical Mechanisms for the Metabolic Component of Impaired Heart Function

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    Pages 123-140

    Cytoskeletal Nuclear Links in the Cardiomyocyte

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    Pages 141-174

    Biophysical Forces Modulate the Costamere and Z-Disc for Sarcomere Remodeling in Heart Failure

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    Pages 175-181

    Heart Failure: The Final Frontier for Biophysics in Cardiovascular Medicine?

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    Pages 183-199

    Arrhythmogenesis, Heart Failure, and the Biophysics of Z-Band Protein Networks

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    Pages 201-223

    Biophysics of Titin in Cardiac Health and Disease

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    Pages 225-247

    Sarcomeres and the Biophysics of Heart Failure

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 249-253