Energy Transformation in the Heart

  • M. I. M. Noble
Part of the NATO Advanced Science Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 62)


The following chain of events is considered:


Energy Form

Coronary blood

O2 and substrates


— ATP and PCR


— heat plus work

Heart — arterial system


Peripheral resistance

work — heat


Potassium Chloride Coronary Blood Flow Energy Balance Equation Energy Transformation Cardiac Metabolism 
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  1. GIBBS, C.L., PAPADOYANNIS, D.E., DRAKE, A.J. and NOBLE, M.I.M. (1980): Oxygen consumption of the non-working and potassium chloride arrested dog heart. Circ. Res. 47: 408–417.Google Scholar
  2. OLSSON, R. (1983): In Cardiac Metabolism. Drake-Holland, A.J. and Noble, M.I.M. (Eds.). John Wiley, New York, In Press.Google Scholar

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