Book 2014

Mechanisms of Atrial Arrhythmias

Insights from the Development of a Biophysically Detailed Model of the Human Atria

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ISBN: 978-3-319-01642-9 (Print) 978-3-319-01643-6 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxii

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-7

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 9-55

    Background

  4. Single Cell Modelling of the Human Atria

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 57-57

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      Chapter

      Pages 59-85

      Development of a New Model for Simulating the Electrical Action Potentials of Human Atrial Myocytes

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      Chapter

      Pages 87-114

      Development of a Family of Regional Cell Models

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      Chapter

      Pages 115-155

      Autonomic Regulation and Pathophysiological Remodelling

  5. 3-D Modelling of the Human Atria

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 157-157

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      Chapter

      Pages 159-184

      3D Anatomical Modelling of the Atria

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      Chapter

      Pages 185-199

      Pacemaking and Autonomic Regulation in the 3D Sinoatrial Node and Atria

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      Chapter

      Pages 201-225

      Atrial Fibrillation

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      Chapter

      Pages 227-247

      Discussion

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 249-256