10. Biohybrid Systems for Neurocardiology

  1. Ranu Jung PhD3,4
  1. Peter H. Veltink1,
  2. Lilian Kornet2,
  3. Simone C. M. A. Ordelman1,
  4. Richard Cornelussen2 and
  5. Rik Buschman2

Published Online: 12 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527639366.ch10

Biohybrid Systems: Nerves, Interfaces, and Machines

Biohybrid Systems: Nerves, Interfaces, and Machines

How to Cite

Veltink, P. H., Kornet, L., Ordelman, S. C. M. A., Cornelussen, R. and Buschman, R. (2011) Biohybrid Systems for Neurocardiology, in Biohybrid Systems: Nerves, Interfaces, and Machines (ed R. Jung), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527639366.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Florida International University, College of Engineering and Computing, Department of Biomedical Engineering, 10555 W. Flagler Street, EC 2602, Miami, FL 33174, USA

  2. 4

    Arizona State University, School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering, Center for Adaptive Neural Systems, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Twente, MIRA Institute for Biomedical Technology and Technical Medicine, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science, Department of Biomedical Signals and Systems, 7500 AE Enschede, The Netherlands

  2. 2

    Medtronic Neuromodulation, Heerlen, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 19 OCT 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527409495

Online ISBN: 9783527639366



  • atrial fibrillation;
  • biohybrid system;
  • chronic vagus nerve stimulation;
  • parasympathetic innervation;
  • tachycardia;
  • ventricular fibrillation


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Autonomic Neural Control of the Heart

  • Monitoring and Modulating the Autonomic Reflexive Control of the Heart

  • Conclusions

  • References