Importance of Sanguineous Component of Perfusate on Post Ischemic Contractile Function in the Isolated Rabbit Heart

  • A. J. Viole
  • T. A. Brandon
  • R. L. Fisk
  • E. J. Guilbeau
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 180)


The isolated, perfused, beating heart is free of interaction with other physiological systems and is suitable for the study of recovery of myocardial function following ischemia.


Papillary Muscle Percent Recovery Myocardial Contractility Autologous Blood Coronary Perfusion Pressure 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. J. Viole
    • 1
  • T. A. Brandon
    • 1
  • R. L. Fisk
    • 1
    • 2
  • E. J. Guilbeau
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. Chemical & Bio EngineeringArizona State UniversityTempeUSA
  2. 2.Medical CenterSt. Luke’s HospitalPhoenixUSA

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