The Role of Electrotonus in Slow Potential Development and Conduction in Canine Purkinje Tissue

  • Jack P. Bandura
Part of the Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine book series (DICM, volume 7)


The mechanisms responsible for the conduction of the cardiac impulse have commanded the attention of many noted investigators. Their diligent efforts have added much to our knowledge about the subject, though a uniform and consolidated concept of impulse generation, and especially conduction, has yet to be expounded that might offer an explanation of every electrophysiologic observation.


Transmembrane Potential Rest Membrane Potential Purkinje Fiber Transmembrane Action Potential Proximal Stimulate 
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