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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]

Journal Club - #28

Virtual electrode polarization of ventricular epicardium during bipolar stimulation

Nikolski V, Efimov IR

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2000 May; 11(5):605 [PubMed]

Journal Club - #27

Virtual electrodes and deexcitation: New insights into fibrillation induction and defibrillation

Efimov IR, Gray RA, Roth BJ

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2000 Mar; 11(3):339-53 [PubMed]

Journal Club - #26

Virtual electrode-induced reexcitation: A mechanism of defibrillation

Cheng Y, Mowrey KA, Van Wagoner DR, Tchou PJ, Efimov IR

Circ Res. 1999 Nov 26; 85(11):1056-66 [PubMed]

Journal Club - #25

Evidence of three-dimensional scroll waves with ribbon-shaped filament as a mechanism of ventricular tachycardia in the isolated rabbit heart

Efimov IR, Sidorov V, Cheng Y, Wollenzier B

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 1999 Nov; 10(11):1452-62 [PubMed]


Journal Club -#24

Biventricular shocking leads improve defibrillation efficacy

Yamanouchi Y, Efimov IR, Mowrey KA, Mazgalev TN, Wilkoff BL Tchou PJ

J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 1999 Apr; 10(4):561-5 [PubMed]

Journal Club - #23

Voltage-sensitive dye RH421 increases contractility of cardiac muscle

Cheng Y, Van Wagoner DR, Mazgalev TN, Tchou PJ, Efimov IR

Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 1998 Dec; 76(12):1146-50 [PubMed]

Journal Club - #22

What is the role of the AV node if the AV delay occurs before it?

Efimov IR

Am J Physiol. 1998 Nov; 275(5 Pt 2):H1905-6 [PubMed]