Pathophysiology and Pharmacology of Heart Disease

Proceedings of the symposium held by the Indian section of the International Society for Heart Research, Chandigarh, India, February 1988

  • Inder S. Anand
  • Purshotam L. Wahi
  • Naranjan S. Dhalla

Part of the Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine book series (DICM, volume 102)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. N. S. Dhalla, V. Panagia, C. E. Heyliger, V. Elimban, K. S. Dhalla, P. K. Singal
    Pages 9-17
  3. V. V. Kupriyanov, V. L. Lakamkin, A. Ya. Steinschneider, N. A. Novikova, V. A. Saks, V. I. Kapelko
    Pages 45-56
  4. D. Bose, L. V. Hryshko, J. K. Saha, R. A. Bouchard, T. Chau
    Pages 57-68
  5. Philip A. Poole-Wilson
    Pages 69-79
  6. J. S. Juggi, A. M. Yousof, Hani J. Shuhaiber, A. G. H. Abdulla, K. S. Bhatia
    Pages 81-90
  7. R. Ferrari, C. Ceconi, S. Curello, A. Cargnoni, F. De Giuli, G. M. Boffa et al.
    Pages 91-107
  8. L. Szekeres, M. Németh, J. Gy. Papp, Z. Szilvássy, É. Udvary, Á. Végh
    Pages 125-134
  9. I. S. Anand, R. Ferrari, G. S. Kalra, P. L. Wahi, P. A. Poole-Wilson, P. Harris
    Pages 145-156
  10. C. T. G. Flear
    Pages 157-169
  11. J. M. J. Lamers, L. M. A. Sassen, J. M. Hartog, P. D. Verdouw
    Pages 171-181
  12. R. N. Chakravarti
    Pages 183-196
  13. P. K. Ganguly, R. E. Beamish, I. R. Innes, N. S. Dhalla
    Pages 197-203
  14. S. C. Manchanda
    Pages 205-213
  15. K. Yu Bogdanov, S. I. Zakhrov, L. V. Rosenshtraukh
    Pages 215-223

About this book

Introduction

Research at the molecular and the cellular level has greatly enhanced our understanding of the pathogenesis and management of heart disease. Valuable contributions, towards this end, have been made by scientists from different dis­ ciplines including biochemistry, physiology, pathology, molecular biology and biophysics. We felt that it would be of interest and value to bring together ex­ perts from diverse specialities to present their work and to discuss the common problems encountered in their endeavours. In accordance, a symposium was organised in February 1988 at the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh. It was held during the annual meeting of the Indian section of the International Society for Heart Research. This book is a compila­ tion of some of the papers presented at the symposium. The symposium was sponsored by the Council on Cardiac Metabolism of the International Society and Federation of Cardiology. A number of Indian or­ ganisations gave generous financial help. These included the National Academy of Medical Sciences, Indian Council of Medical Research, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research and Department of Science and Technology. Desktop publishing was used to prepare this volume. In doing so we came to appreciate the remarkable qualities, skills and help rendered by Professor Dharam Vir. For typing the manuscripts and for other secretarial assistance we gratefully acknowledge the help of Ravinder and Sawtantar. PATHOPHYSIOLOGY AND PHARMACOLOGY OF HEART DISEASE 1 THE NEWBORN PIG HEART, A SUPERIOR ANIMAL MODEL OF CARDIAC HYPERTROPHY Howard E.

Keywords

atherosclerosis biochemistry blood pressure calcium heart metabolism pathophysiology physiology research ultrasound

Editors and affiliations

  • Inder S. Anand
    • 1
  • Purshotam L. Wahi
    • 1
  • Naranjan S. Dhalla
    • 2
  1. 1.Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education & ResearchChandigarhIndia
  2. 2.St. Boniface General Hospital Research CenterWinnipegCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4613-1607-7
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1989
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4612-8889-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4613-1607-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0166-9842
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