Early detection of acute transmural myocardial ischemia by the phasic systolic-diastolic changes of local tissue electrical impedance

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Jorge, Esther ; Amoros Figueras, Gerard ; García Sánchez, Tomás ; Bragós Bardia, Ramon ; Rosell Ferrer, Francisco Javier ; Cinca Cuscullola, Juan Maria (2016)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1152/ajpheart.00754.2015
  • Subject: Electrical Bioimpedance | Cardiology -- Research | Impedance (Electricity) | Cardiologia -- Investigació | Myocardial ischemia | :Enginyeria biomèdica::Electrònica biomèdica [Àrees temàtiques de la UPC] | Impedància (Electricitat) | Hemodynamics

Myocardial electrical impedance is influenced by the mechanical activity of the heart. Therefore, the ischemia-induced mechanical dysfunction may cause specific changes in the systolic-diastolic pattern of myocardial impedance, but this is not known. This study aimed to... View more
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