Cardiophysics

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Cardiophysics is an interdisciplinary science that stands at the junction of cardiology and medical physics, with researchers using the methods of, and theories from, physics to study cardiovascular system at different levels of its organisation, from the molecular scale to whole organisms. Being formed historically as part of systems biology, cardiophysics designed to reveal connections between the physical mechanisms, underlying the organization of the cardiovascular system, and biological features of its functioning.

Zbigniew R. Struzik seems to be a first author who used the term in a scientific publication in 2004.

One can use interchangeably also the terms cardiovascular physics.

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  • Books
    1. Peter Kohl; Frederick Sachs; Michael R. Franz (2011). Cardiac Mechano-Electric Coupling and Arrhythmias. ISBN 978-0-19-957016-4.
    2. Zhuchkova, E., Radnayev, B., Vysotsky, S. & Loskutov, A. (2009). "Suppression of turbulent dynamics in models of cardiac tissue by weak local excitations". In S.K. Dana; P.K. Roy; J. Kurths (eds.). Understanding Complex Systems. Berlin: Springer. pp. 89–105.CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link)
    3. Moskalenko A. (2012). "Tachycardia as 'Shadow Play'". In Takumi Yamada (ed.). Tachycardia. Croatia: InTech. pp. 97–122. doi:10.5772/1504. ISBN 978-953-51-0413-1.
    4. Zbigniew R. Struzik. (2004). "Econophysics vs Cardiophysics: the Dual Face of Multifractality". In Hideki Takayasu (ed.). The Application of Econophysics. Japan: Springer. pp. 210–215. doi:10.1007/978-4-431-53947-6_29. ISBN 978-4-431-67961-5.
  • Papers
    1. Crampin E. J.; Halstead M.; Hunter P.; Nielsen P.; Noble D.; Smith N.; Tawhai M. (2003). "Computational physiology and the physiome project". Exp. Physiol. 89 (1): 1–26. doi:10.1113/expphysiol.2003.026740. PMID 15109205.
    2. Hunter, P. J., Kohl, P., Noble D. (2001). "Integrative models of heart: achievements and limitations". Phil. Trans. R. Soc. Lond. A. 359 (1783): 1049–1054. doi:10.1098/rsta.2001.0816.CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link)
    3. Noble D. (2002). "Modelling the heart: from genes to cells to whole organ". Science. 295 (5560): 1678–1682. doi:10.1126/science.1069881. PMID 11872832.
    4. Moskalenko A.V. (2009). "Nonlinear effects of lidocaine on polymorphism of ventricular arrhythmias". Biophysics. 54 (1): 47–50. doi:10.1134/s0006350909010084.
    5. Moskalenko A.V.; Elkin Yu. E. (2009). "The lacet: a new type of the spiral wave behavior". Chaos, Solitons and Fractals. 40 (1): 426–431. doi:10.1016/j.chaos.2007.07.081.
    6. Wessel, N., Malberg, H., Bauernschmitt, R., Kurths J. (2007). "Nonlinear methods of cardiovascular physics and their clinic application". International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos. 17 (10): 3325–3371. CiteSeerX 10.1.1.385.1704. doi:10.1142/s0218127407019093.CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link)
    7. Wiener N.; Rosenblueth A. (1946). "The mathematical formulation of the problem of conduction of impulses in a network of connected exitable elements, specifically in cardiac muscle". Arch. Inst. Cardiologia de Mexico. 16 (3–4): 205–265.

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