BMEN 611 Cardiac Electrophysiology

An engineering perspective on the electrical behavior of the heart. Topics include the normal electrical excitation of the heart, membrane ionic channels, contraction, the basics of electrocardiography, arrhythmias and mechanisms of arrhythmogenesis, sudden cardiac death, and the electrical therapies for disturbances in cardiac rhythm. Virtual labs are also included to aid the learning process.

pre-rec: BMEN 361.