Brief Review of the Anatomy, Electrophysiology and Pathophysiology of the Cardiac Conduction System
The formation and propagation of the electrical signal which signals the contraction of the heart muscle, stems from the activity of nodal tissue, made of distinct myocardial cells, organized within specialized anatomical structures (Figs. 1.1, 1.2).
KeywordsRefractory Period Right Bundle Branch Block Atrioventricular Node Conduction Disorder Chronotropic Incompetence
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