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Journal Club - #38

Phase I and phase II of short-term mechanical restitution in perfused rat left ventricles

Dumitrescu C, Narayan P, Cheng Y, Efimov IR, Altschuld RA

Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2002 Apr;282(4):H1131-9 [PubMed]

Journal Club - #37

Imaging of the atrioventricular node using optical coherence tomography

Gupta M, Rollins AM, Izatt JA, Efimov IR

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2002 Jan; 13(1):95 [PubMed]

Journal Club - #35

Mechanisms of make and break excitation revisited: paradoxical break excitation during diastolic stimulation

Nikolski VP, Sambelashvili AT, Efimov IR

Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2002 Feb;282(2):H565-75 [PubMed]

Journal Club - #34

The mechanisms of the vulnerable window: the role of virtual electrodes and shock polarity

Yamanouchi Y, Cheng Y, Tchou PJ, Efimov IR

Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 2001 Jan;79(1):25-33 [PubMed]

Journal Club - #32

Reversal of repolarization gradient does not reverse the chirality of shock-induced reentry in the rabbit heart

Cheng Y, Nikolski V, Efimov IR

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2000 Sep;11(9):998-1007 [PubMed]

Journal Club - #31

Virtual electrode polarization in the far field: implications for external defibrillation

Efimov IR, Aguel F, Cheng Y, Wollenzier B, Trayanova N

Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2000 Sep;279(3):H1055-70 [PubMed]

Journal Club - #30

A shocking experience: ionic modulation of virtual electrodes in defibrillation

Efimov IR

Circ Res. 2000 Sep 15;87(6):429-30 [PubMed]

Journal Club - #29

Direct evidence of the role of virtual electrode-induced phase singularity in success and failure of defibrillation

Efimov IR, Cheng Y, Yamanouchi Y, Tchou PJ

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2000 Aug; 11(8):861-8 [PubMed]