Cardiac Adaptation and Failure

Cardiac Adaptation and Failure

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Overview

Advances in cellular physiology and molecular biology have now disclosed the metabolic changes and adaptational responses of the heart to various kinds of stresses. Topics covered in this volume include the regulation of myocardial proteins in mechanical overload, the alteration of adrenoceptors in the stressed heart, metabolic adaptation in cardiac hypertrophy, intracellular calcium metabolism in the ischemia-reperfused myocardium, calcium overload as a cause of myocardial stunning, acquisition of ischemic tolerance by ischemic preconditioning, factors that accelerate myocardial injury, and ventricular remodeling in the ischemic heart. As an update of the latest findings in basic cardiology, this book will benefit both researchers and clinical practitioners.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9784431670162
Publisher: Springer Japan
Publication date: 01/18/2013
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1994
Pages: 392
Product dimensions: 0.00(w) x 0.00(h) x 0.03(d)

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