Cardiac Electrophysiology: From Cell to Bedside

Peter T. Kuo, MD
JAMA. 1991;265(14):1881. doi:10.1001/jama.1991.03460140109039.
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The gem-packed text has 12 parts, each with three to 20 chapters, that present discussions of molecular physiology and single-channel activity; cellular electrophysiology and impulse propagation; morphological correlations; nervous control; presentation and course of arrhythmias and syndromes; diagnostic studies; and therapy.

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