Model Studies of Cellular Excitation

  • Yoram Rudy
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 382)


A mathematical model of the cardiac ventricular cell is used to describe ionic currents and dynamic concentration changes during a normal action potential. The model is also used to study arrhythmogenic activity of the single cell including early afterdepolarizations, delayed afterdepolarizations and rhythmic (spontaneous and triggered) activity under various degrees of calcium overload.


Ischemia Catecholamine Rosen Ileal Cali 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yoram Rudy
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  1. 1.The Cardiac Bioelectricity Research and Training Center, Department of Biomedical EngineeringCase Western Reserve UniversityClevelandUSA

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