Cardiac Arrhythmias, Pacing & Electrophysiology

The Expert View

  • Panos E. Vardas

Part of the Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine book series (DICM, volume 201)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Cardiac Arrhythmias and Clinical Electrophysiology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Michele Brignole, Lorella Gianfranchi, Carlo Menozzi, Paolo Alboni, Giacomo Musso, Maria Grazia Bongiorni et al.
      Pages 29-34
    3. Maria I. Anastasiou-Nana
      Pages 35-42
    4. Maurizio Landolina, Ruggero Manfredini, Massimo Mantica, Gaetano M. De Ferrari
      Pages 49-55
    5. Perry M. Elliott, William J. McKenna
      Pages 83-88
    6. Harisios Boudoulas, Stephen F. Schaal, Charles F. Wooley
      Pages 89-95
    7. Dimitris A. Sideris
      Pages 105-108
    8. Wiesława Piwowarska, Danuta Mroczek-Czernecka, Artur Pietrucha, Marta Węgrzynowska, Bożena Stobierska-Dzierżek
      Pages 109-112
    9. Jesús Almendral, Julián P. Villacastín, Angel Arenal, Mercedes Ortiz, Julio Osende, José L. Martínez-Sande et al.
      Pages 113-120
    10. Philippe Coumel
      Pages 121-124
    11. Hugo Ector, Hein Heidbüchel, Frans Van de Werf
      Pages 125-129
    12. Werner Jung, Susanne Herwig, Susanne Spehl, Christian Wolpert, Berndt Lüderitz
      Pages 131-139
  3. Non-Invasive Electrocardiology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 141-141
    2. George Kochiadakis, Panos Vardas
      Pages 143-150
    3. Ronald W. F. Campbell
      Pages 153-154
    4. A. Bayés de Luna, M. Fiol, A. Bayés-Genis, X. Viñolas, A. Cabrera, A. Martinez-Rubio
      Pages 155-157
    5. Yee Guan Yap, Marek Malik
      Pages 159-169
    6. Sergio Cerutti, Anna M. Bianchi, Luca T. Mainardi, Maria G. Signorini
      Pages 171-183
    7. Alberto Malliani, Nicola Montano, Massimo Pagani
      Pages 185-191
    8. Yee Guan Yap, Marek Malik
      Pages 193-198
    9. Willem R. M. Dassen, Michael Egmont-Petersen, Rob G. A. Mulleneers
      Pages 205-211
  4. Radiofrequency Ablation in Arrhythmias

  5. Atrial and Ventricular Defibrillation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 243-243
    2. Werner Irnich
      Pages 257-263
    3. Carolyn K. Wiemers, Gregory M. Ayers
      Pages 277-285
    4. Alessandro Capucci, Daniela Aschieri, Giovanni Quinto Villani, Alessandro Rosi
      Pages 287-290
    5. Konrad Steinbach, Christine Hief, Andrea Podczeck
      Pages 291-294
    6. Antonio Raviele, Aldo Bonso, Gianni Gasparini, Sakis Themistoclakis
      Pages 305-310
    7. Michael Block, Barbara Lamp, Max Weber, Günter Breithardt
      Pages 317-327

About this book


Europace '97 was held in Athens, Greece, on 8-11 June Leads were, as usual, an important topic, with the earl­ 1997 in the city of classical civilisation and learning. iest mention of the then-new polyurethane leads. Future Though now held in modem surroundings and meeting conferences elaborated on these basic topics while pro­ facilities, the influence of the ancient city-state was un­ gressively adding sensors and sensor function, dual­ mistakable, with the architecture and learning of antiquity chamber pacing, and recognising the development of looming over the city, by its influence over the intellectual clinical cardiac electrophysiology. activities of the symposium. The ancient magnificence of Clinical cardiac electrophysiology and compre­ the site was matched by the novelty of modem art and hension of arrhythmias has been largely a development science, Europace is a European symposium, begun in of the twentieth century. With the description and 1979, and has occurred every second year since. Con­ recording of the bundle of His depolarisation, by direct sistent with its importance and continental reach the actual access and by catheter, modem clinical investigation of symposium has moved to different cities throughout arrhythmias and cardiac electrophysiology began. The Western Europe. The first symposium was held in London disciplines of cardiac stimulation and of investigation of and subsequent symposia have been held in Torremolinos, arrhythmias, impulse formation and A V conduction Ostend, Florence, Istanbul and other cities. Because of the were essentially separate for many years.


Ablation arrhythmia cardiology electrophysiology physiology

Editors and affiliations

  • Panos E. Vardas
    • 1
  1. 1.Medical SchoolUniversity of CreteHeraklion, CreteGreece

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Kluwer Academic Publishers 1998
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-6210-7
  • Online ISBN 978-94-011-5254-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0166-9842
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