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The Role of the Purkinje System in Defibrillation

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

Submitted: January 14th 2011Reviewed: April 22nd 2011Published: September 26th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/25267

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Edward J Vigmond, Patrick M. Boyle and Makarand Deo (September 26th 2011). The Role of the Purkinje System in Defibrillation, Cardiac Defibrillation - Mechanisms, Challenges and Implications, Natalia Trayanova, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/25267. Available from:

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