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A Numerical Model for Reentry in Weakly Coupled Parallel Excitable Fibres

  • J. Brindley
  • A. V. Holden
  • A. Palmer
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Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 244)

Abstract

The phenomenon of reentry in excitable tissues, where a single wavefront excites the same region of tissue repeatedly, has been suggested as a mechanism for several cardiac disorders.

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References

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Brindley
    • 1
  • A. V. Holden
    • 2
  • A. Palmer
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Applied Mathematical StudiesUK
  2. 2.Department of PhysiologyThe UniversityLeedsUK

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