Chapter 2. Introduction: The Changing Face of the Length-Tension Relation

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. David W. Fitzsimons
  1. B. R. Jewell

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720066.ch2

Ciba Foundation Symposium 24 - Physiological Basis of Starling's Law of the Heart

Ciba Foundation Symposium 24 - Physiological Basis of Starling's Law of the Heart

How to Cite

Jewell, B. R. (1974) Introduction: The Changing Face of the Length-Tension Relation, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 24 - Physiological Basis of Starling's Law of the Heart (eds R. Porter and D. W. Fitzsimons), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720066.ch2

Author Information

  1. Department of Physiology, University College London

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1974

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9789021940250

Online ISBN: 9780470720066

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Keywords:

  • isolated cardiac muscle;
  • muscles contract;
  • tension generation;
  • filament mechanism;
  • skeletal muscle