Cardiac Energetics: From Emax to Pressure-Volume Area

Overview

Most of the progress in cardiac energetics in recent years has been spurred by the pressure-volume area concept, the natural extension into energetics of earlier pioneering work delineating the time-varying elastance framework for ventricular contraction. The book draws together a broad spectrum of researchers - basic, applied and clinical - having a shared interest in the energetics of cardiac muscle and ventricle, providing an overview of the current state of the art.

...
See more details below
Paperback (Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1995)
$309.00
BN.com price
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (4) from $283.84   
  • New (4) from $283.84   
Sending request ...

Overview

Most of the progress in cardiac energetics in recent years has been spurred by the pressure-volume area concept, the natural extension into energetics of earlier pioneering work delineating the time-varying elastance framework for ventricular contraction. The book draws together a broad spectrum of researchers - basic, applied and clinical - having a shared interest in the energetics of cardiac muscle and ventricle, providing an overview of the current state of the art.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781461358367
  • Publisher: Springer US
  • Publication date: 12/31/2013
  • Series: Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine Series , #177
  • Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1995
  • Pages: 240
  • Product dimensions: 6.14 (w) x 9.21 (h) x 0.54 (d)

Table of Contents

List of contributors. Preface; M.M. LeWinter, et al. 1. Energy costs of PVA and Emax: constancy and variability; H. Suga, et al. 2. Kinetic property of cardiac myosin in vitro; S. Sugiura, et al. 3. Thin filament regulation and cardiac energetics; R.J. Solaro. 4. Explaining load-dependent ventricular performance and energetics based on a model of E-C coupling; D. Burkhoff, et al. 5. Cardiac contractions. PVA and energetic considerations determined from a cardiac muscle crossbridge model; T.W. Taylor, et al. 6. Normalization of Emax and PVA; M. Sugawara, et al. 7. Observations on the relation of PVA and MVO2 in closed chest dogs; G.L. Freeman, S.D. Prabhu. 8. Regional myocardial contraction coupled with energetics; Y. Goto, et al. 9. Energetics during ventricular fibrillation; H. Kusuoka, E. Marbab. 10. Influence of preload on non-mechanical VO2 assessed with 2,3-butanedione monoxime; M.M. LeWinter, et al. 11. Emax and myocardial microcirculation; F. Kajiya, et al. 12. Efficiency of ventricular-arterial coupling and baroreflex regulation of blood pressure; K. Sunagawa, et al. 13. Ventriculo-arterial load matching of failing hearts; H. Asanoi, et al. 14. Calcium signalling and pharmacology of cardiotonic agents; M. Endoh. 15. Effect of inotropic agents on mechanoenergetics in human diseased heart; M. Takeuchi, et al. 16. Effects of various inotropic agents on the relation between ventriculoarterial coupling and myocardial energetics in patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy; M. Yokota, et al. Index.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)