Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Cardiac Defibrillation - Mechanisms, Challenges and Implications

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Natalia Trayanova
Natalia Trayanova

Johns Hopkins University,
United States of America

Published26 September 2011

Doi10.5772/857

ISBN978-953-307-666-9

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-6505-7

Copyright year2011

Number of pages262

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1. Mechanisms of Defibrillation Failure

By Takashi Ashihara, Jason Constantino and Natalia A. Trayanova

1,987
2. The Role of the Purkinje System in Defibrillation

By Edward J Vigmond, Patrick M. Boyle and Makarand Deo

1,572
3. Analysis of the Lead Sensitivity Distribution in Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator

By Jesús Requena-Carrión, Juho Väisänen, Jari Hyttinen and Juan J. Vinagre-Díaz

2,323
4. Modeling Defibrillation

By Gernot Plank and Natalia Trayanova

1,888
5. What Can We Do Before Defibrillation?

By Chunsheng Li, Shuo Wang and Junyuan Wu

2,058
2,176
7. New Ways to Avoid Unnecessary and Inappropriate Shocks

By Jorge Toquero, Victor Castro, Cristina Mitroi and Ignacio Fernández Lozano

4,709
11. Implantable-Cardioverter Defibrillator in Pediatric Population

By María Algarra, Pablo Santiago, Luis Tercedor, Miguel Álvarez, Rocío Peñas, Francisca Valverde and Abdulreda Abdallah

2,757
3,478
13. AED for Paediatric Use, Implications in the Design of Shock Advice Algorithms

By Sofia Ruiz de Gauna, Jesus Ruiz, Unai Irusta and Elisabete Aramendi

1,931
16. ICDs and Risk Stratification in Magnetic Field Imaging

By Dania Di Pietro Paolo, Tobias Toennis and Sergio Nicola Erne

1,822
17. Remote Monitoring of Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Therapy

By MJ Pekka Raatikainen and Ulla-Maija Koivisto

2,320

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