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6. Cardiac Anatomy

  • Frank B. Sachse
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2966)

Abstract

The heart constitutes together with the blood vessels the cardiovascular system, which has the task of transporting blood in the body. In this system the heart acts as a cyclically working pump and as a blood reservoir.

Keywords

Papillary Muscle Sinus Node Intercalate Disk Atrioventricular Node Cardiac Anatomy 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2004

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  • Frank B. Sachse

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