Chapter 24. Hemodynamics of Pacemakers

  1. George A. Stouffer MD
  1. Rodrigo Bolanos and
  2. Kimberly A Selzman

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692608.ch24

Cardiovascular Hemodynamics for the Clinician

Cardiovascular Hemodynamics for the Clinician

How to Cite

Bolanos, R. and Selzman, K. A. (2007) Hemodynamics of Pacemakers, in Cardiovascular Hemodynamics for the Clinician (ed G. A. Stouffer), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692608.ch24

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405169172

Online ISBN: 9780470692608

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Keywords:

  • hemodynamics;
  • pacemakers;
  • optimal cardiac performance;
  • ventricular contraction;
  • electrical conduction system

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Physiology and pathophysiology of AV synchrony

  • Pacemakers in specific patient populations

  • Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy

  • Biventricular pacing in patients with heart failure and dilated cardiomyopathy

  • References