Diastolic Relaxation of the Heart

Basic Research and Current Applications for Clinical Cardiology

  • William Grossman
  • Beverly H. Lorell

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Cell Biology of Diastole

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. James P. Morgan, Roderick MacKinnon, Maurice Briggs, Judith K. Gwathmey
      Pages 17-26
    3. Saul Winegrad, George McClellan, Andrea Weisberg, Steven Weindling, Lin Er Lin
      Pages 27-32
    4. Edward G. Lakatta, Maurizio C. Capogrossi, Arthur A. Kort, Michael D. Stern
      Pages 49-64
  3. Physiologic Modifiers of Relaxation in Experimental Models

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 65-65
    2. Winifred G. Nayler, Darren J. Buckley, Jennifer S. Elz
      Pages 67-72
    3. Dirk L. Brutsaert, Stanislas U. Sys
      Pages 83-96
    4. James P. Morgan, Roderick MacKinnon, Marc Feldman, William Grossman, Judith Gwathmey
      Pages 97-107
  4. Evaluation of Relaxation and Compliance in the Intact Heart

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 109-109
    2. J. Scott Rankin, J. William Gaynor, Michael P. Feneley, Donald D. Glower, John A. Spratt, George S. Tyson et al.
      Pages 111-124
    3. William E. Craig, Joseph P. Murgo, Ares Pasipoularides
      Pages 125-132
    4. William H. Gaasch, Michael R. Zile, Alvin S. Blaustein, Oscar H. L. Bing
      Pages 133-142
    5. H. P. Krayenbuehl, O. M. Hess, M. Ritter, J. Schneider, E. S. Monrad, J. Grimm
      Pages 143-150
    6. Martin M. LeWinter
      Pages 151-161
    7. John V. Tyberg, Nairne W. Scott-Douglas, Iris Kingma, Mouhieddin Traboulsi, Eldon R. Smith
      Pages 163-168
    8. Carl S. Apstein, Laura F. Wexler, W. Mark Vogel, Ellen O. Weinberg, Joanne S. Ingwall
      Pages 169-184
    9. Beverly H. Lorell, Laura F. Wexler, Shin-ichi Momomura, Ellen Weinberg, Joanne Ingwall, Carl S. Apstein
      Pages 185-191
  5. Clinical Disorders of Diastolic Relaxation and Compliance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 205-205
    2. John D. Carroll, Otto M. Hess, Hans Peter Krayenbuehl
      Pages 217-229
    3. Patrick W. Serruys, William Wijns, Federico Piscione, Pim de Feyter, Paul G. Hugenholtz
      Pages 255-279
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 305-310

About this book


angina pectoris artery coronary artery disease coronary heart disease heart heart disease heart failure physiology

Editors and affiliations

  • William Grossman
    • 1
  • Beverly H. Lorell
    • 2
  1. 1.Harvard Medical School, Cardiovascular DivisionBeth Israel HospitalBostonUSA
  2. 2.Harvard Medical School, Hemodynamic Research LaboratoryBeth Israel HospitalBostonUSA

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