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Oxygen Supply of the Myocardium

  • K. H. Frank
  • M. Kessler
  • K. Appelbaum
  • W. Dümmler
  • J. Zündorf
  • J. Höper
  • W. P. Klövekorn
  • F. Sebening
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 248)

Abstract

Hypokinetic zones in the myocardium develop when the oxygen supply of the myocytes is diminished. For quite a long time it was supposed that a local depletion of energy rich phosphates might be the cause of disturbances of wall motion in the critically perfused myocardium.

Keywords

Oxygen Supply Lower Histogram Ultrasonic Transit Time Segmented Wheel Heart Bypass Surgery 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. H. Frank
    • 1
  • M. Kessler
    • 1
  • K. Appelbaum
    • 1
  • W. Dümmler
    • 1
  • J. Zündorf
    • 1
  • J. Höper
    • 1
  • W. P. Klövekorn
    • 2
  • F. Sebening
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut für Physiologie und KardiologieUniversität Erlangen-NürnbergErlangenWest-Germany
  2. 2.Deutsches Herzzentrum MünchenMünchenWest-Germany

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