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International Journal of Bioelectromagnetism

Advances in Electrocardiology

 

Editor-in-Chief:
Jaakko Malmivuo
Ragnar Granit Institute
Special Editors:
Pasi Kauppinen
Juha Nousiainen
Jari Viik

Ragnar Granit Institute
CONTENTS:
Jaakko Malmivuo Foreword
Early ECG manifestations of Acute Myocardial Ischemia and Infarction
Yochai Birnbaum, Mohammad Saeed, David Ware Correlation Between the Electrocardiogram and Regional Wall Motion Abnormalities as Detected by Echocardiography in Patient with Acute Anterior and Inferior Myocardial Infarction   1
Helena Hänninen, Jukka Nenonen, Markku Mäkijärvi, Toivo Katila, Lauri Toivonen Perspectives on Body Surface Mapping in Acute Ischemic Syndromes   4
Markku Eskola Cases Illustrating Use of the Initial ECG for Decision Support   7
Kjell Nikus Cases Illustrating Use of the ECG for Decision Support after Determination of the Coronary Anatomy   8
Ragnar Granit Lecture
Olaf Dössel, Gunnar Seemann Modeling Cardiac Electric Fields   9
Rijland Lecture
Pentti M Rautaharju Evolution of Electrocardiographic Research — Holy Doctrines and Heretic Concepts   14
Poster presentations
Beatriz M Ayub Ferreira, Paulo J Moffa, Andréa Falcăo, Augusto Uchida, Paulo Camargo Jr, Pascual Pereyra, Paulo R Soares, Whady A Hueb, Jose AF Ramires The Heart-Rate Recovery May be Influenced by the Ischemic Preconditioning?   18
Motonobu Hoshino A New Method for Monitoring of the Ballistocardiogram   19
Stasys Korsakas, Gediminas Jarusevicius, Alfonsas Vainoras, Rimtautas Ruseckas, Liudas Gargasas Exercise ECG System Using Elliptical Training Equipment and Bluetooth Technology   21
A Kuusik, R Land, M Min, T Parv New Synchronous Measurement Technique for Intracardiac Impedance Analysis   23
Rami Lehtinen, Jari Viik, Janne Kallio, Willi Kaiser, Martin Findeis, Tiit Kööbi, Kari Niemelä, Terho Lehtimäki, Väinö Turjanmaa Validation of ST/HR Hysteresis in Detection of Coronary Artery Disease among Exercise Tested Patients Referred for Coronary Angiography   25
Michael Primin, Illya Chaikovsky, Caroline Berndt, Igor Nedayvoda, Jan Korfer Layer-to-Layer Heart Electrical Image Based on Magnetocardiography Data in Comparison with Perfusion Image Based on PET   27
CJ Preusse, F Mellert, C Nill, K Winkler, E Gersing Evaluation of Reversible Ischemic Injury During Open Heart Surgery by Impedance Spectroscopy   29
Algimantas Sinkus, Irena Andriuskeviciute, Lina Jurkeniene Early Electrocardiographic Aging in Down Syndrome Patients   30
Konstantin Skaburskas, Jüri Vedru Origination of Foucault Cardiogram by Impedance Redistribution: Transfer Coefficient Approach   32
Alfonsas Vainoras, Liudas Gargasas, Ruta Jurkoniene, Vidmantas Jurkonis, Alge Vitartaite, Aiste Silanskiene Dynamics of Recovery Process on ECG After Bicycle Ergometry for Different Aged Women and Men   34
ISE - Over 30 Years of Linking Electrocardiology Research Worldwide
Peter W Macfarlane The History of the International Society of Electrocardiology   36
Józef Jagielski, Malgorzata Sobieszczanska History of the International Congress on Electrocardiology - the Polish Contribution   42
Ivan Ruttkay-Nedecky, Ljuba Bacharova The Czechoslovak Contribution   44
Adriaan van Oosterom Selected Contributions from Western Europe   46
Jerome Liebman The International Society of Electrocardiology — the North American Contribution   48
Masayasu Hiraoka The Japanese Contribution   51
Bioimpedance Based Cardiac Monitoring
Mart Min, Stig Ollmar, Eberhard Gersing Electrical Impedance and Cardiac Monitoring — Technology, Potential and Applications   53
Rodney W Salo Application of Impedance Volume Measurement to Implantable Devices   57
Rodney W Salo Accuracy of Conductance Catheter Measurements in a Realistic Numerical Heart Model: Validation of Reciprocal Equivalent Distance Extrapolation   61
A Kink, I Rätsep, T Parve Impedance Controlled Pacing Rate Limits in Cardiac Pacemakers - Experimental Validation on Isolated Heart   63
Camilla Carlsson, Lars-Åke Brodin, Göran Källner, Jan Hultman, Håkan Elmqvist Influences on the Parallel Conductance   65
Antti Haapalainen, Pasi K Kauppinen, Jari, Hyttinen, Jaakko Malmivuo Instrumentation for 12-Lead ECG / ICG   67
Evolution from Acute to Remodeled Infarction
B Milan Horácek and Galen S Wagner Spatial Patterns of ST-Segment Shift During Acute Myocardial Ischemia   69
Magnetocardiography 1
Jaakko Malmivuo, Juha Nousiainen Clinical Application of Magnetocardiography   72
Juha Nousiainen, Jaakko Malmivuo, O Sakari Oja Combining MCG and ECG in Classifying Myocardial Infarction   76
Riccardo Fenici, Donarella Brisinda, Anna M Meloni, Peter Fenici First 36-Channel System for Clinical Magnetocardiography in Unshielded Hospital Laboratory for Cardiac Electrophysiology   80
J Haueisen, M Liehr, S Dutz, U Leder, J Nenonen, ME Bellemann Vortex Currents in a Torso Phantom - Comparison of Magnetic and Electric Signal Strength   84
Raija Koskinen, Mika Lehto, Heikki Väänänen, Juha Rantonen, Juha Montonen, Markku Mäkijärvi, Liisa-Maria Voipio-Pulkki, Lasse Lehtonen, Lauri Toivonen Atrial Signal Abnormalities in Paroxysmal Lone Atrial Fibrillation Detected by Magnetocardiography   86
Mika Lehto, Raija Koskinen, Heikki Väänänen, Juha Rantonen, Juha Montonen, Markku Mäkijärvi, Lasse Lehtonen, Liisa-Maria Voipio-Pulkki, Lauri Toivonen Reproducibility of Atrial Electromagnetic Signal Analysis with Multichannel Magnetocardiography   87
Recovery Phase in Exercise ECG Test
Jari Viik Importance of Postexercise ECG   88
Michael S Lauer Recovery After Graded Exercise Testing: An Under-Appreciated Time of Great Prognostic Value   90
Håkan Kronander, Werner Fischer-Colbrie, Jacek Nowak, Lars-Åke Brodin, Håkan Elmqvist Department of Medical Engineering, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden ROC Analysis of ST Amplitude and ST/HR Difference in the Recovery Phase of the Exercise Electrocardiogram Test in Detection of Myocardial Ischemia   91
Helena Hänninen, Jukka Nenonen, Markku Mäkijärvi, Toivo Katila, Lauri Toivonen ST- and T-Wave in Recovery Phase   92
Multimodal Imagin of Myocardial Ischemia and Infarction
Ljuba Bacharova, Anton Mateasik, Stanislav Katina, Milan Horacek, Henrik Engblom, Galen S. Wagner Changes in QRS Complex During PTCA: Comparison of Vectorcardiographic and Topographic Presentation of Orthogonal ECG   96
Magnetocardiography 2
Jukka Nenonen, Juha Montonen, Raija Koskinen Surface Gradient Analysis of Atrial Activation from Magnetocardiographic Maps   98
Illya Chaikovsky, Daniela Katz, Mark Katz Principles of Magnetocardiographic Maps — Classification and CAD Detection   100
Jan Lokies, Friederika Girke, Illya Chaikovsky, Michael Primin, Bernard Awolin, Eckart Fleck Value of Magnetocardiography for the Non-Invasive Diagnosis of Coronary Artery Disease   102
Dirk Duncker, Illya Chaikovsky, Elza van Deel, Robert van Bremen, Michael Primin,Monique de Waard, Paul Hugenholtz, Pieter Verdouw, Edward McFalls Magnetocardiographic Alterations Associated with Regional Myocardial Ischemia and Reperfusion in Swine   104
Victor Kozlovsky, Mykola Budnyk, Leonid Stadnyuk, Olga Zahrabova Studying of the Magnetocardiography Indexes in CAD Diagnosis   106
Mykola Budnyk, Tayisa Berezovska, Olexander Kovalenko, Victor Kozlovsky Finding of ROI Intervals at Cardiocycle for CAD Study in Magnetocardiography   107
Dharsh Fernando, Jon Resar Magnetocardiography in Cardiac Transplantation: A Case Study   109
ECG Databases
Suave Lobodzinski, Ulrich Teppner, Michael Laks New Developments in Creation, Preservation and Reuse of ECG Knowledge Bases   114
Piotr Augustyniak From Databases to Knowledge Spaces for Cardiology   116
CE Chronaki, F Chiarugi, PJ Lees, E Charalambus, A Sykianakis, G Vrouchos, N Antonakis, G Frantzeskakis, M Tsiknakis, SC Orphanoudakis Digital ECG Databases in the Regional Health Information Network of Crete   118
Glenn Guillemette, Robert Antinoro, Floyd Fulton, Sophia Zhou Design of an ECG Database Management System   120
Dieter Hayn, Günter Schreier, Suave Lobodzinski Development and Evaluation of a QT Interval Algorithm Using Different ECG Databases   122
Janne Kallio, Rami Lehtinen, Jari Viik,  Tiit Kööbi, Kari Niemelä, Terho Lehtimäki, Väinö Turjanmaa Exercise Test Database Analysis Software   124
ECG Criteria for Myocardial Infarction
John E Madias ECG Criteria for Myocardial Infarction   127
Rory Childers Right Ventricular MI   130
Bertil Lindahl Non-ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction / Acute Coronary Syndromes - the ESC/ACC Redefinition of Myocardial Infarction   132
Plenary lecture
Charles Antzelevitch Clinical, Genetic, Molecular and Cellular Aspects of the Brugada Syndrome - A Paradigm for Understanding the Role of Spatial Dispersion of Repolarization in Arrhythmogenesis   134
Poster presentations
Alexandru Corlan, Robert S Macleod, Luigi De Ambroggi Low Variability of Autocorrelation Maps with Intrathoracic Heart Position   139
Tadayoshi Hata, Syunji Nagaoka, Hirohide Uchiyama, Masao Nishimura, Yoshio Watanabe Characteristics of Heart Rate Variability and Mayer Waves During Paroxysmal Atrial Tachycardia   141
Nobuyuki Shimizu, Masahiko Kondo, Riichiro Hamada, Kouhei Wakabayashi, Fumiko Yanagisawa, Fuyuki Asano, Youichi Takeyama, Takeshi Tstsumi, Yoshiwo Okamoto Effects of Septal-Infarction on QRS Complex and T Wave Morphologies; Three Dimensional Computer Model Study   142
Oleg Skipa, Marc Nalbach, Ingo de Boer, Olaf Dössel, Johann Raab, Bernd-Dieter Gonska Reconstruction and Clinical Measurement of Atrial Excitation Propagation   143
Tanja Princi, Agostino Accardo, Larissa Nevierov, Daniel Peterec Linear and Non-linear Parameters of Heart Rate Variability in a High Performance World Class Sailor   145
Merja Puurtinen, Jari Hyttinen, Jaakko Malmivuo Effect of Interelectrode Distance on ECG Potentials - Modelling Approach vs. Clinical Data   147
R Vaiciulyte, A Puodziukynas, V Sileikis, T Kazakevicius Heart Rate Variability in the Patients with Atrial Flutter and after Catheter Ablation   149
Juho Väisänen, Pentti Korhonen, Juha Nousiainen, Jaakko Malmivuo ECG P-Wave Analysis Software   150
Machiko Yamamoto, Yumiko Tsutsumi, Kaori Furukawa, Yuki Kanno, Ryoko Maruyama, Hiroshi Satoh Influence of Normal Menstrual Cycle on Autonomic Nervous Activity and QT Dispersion   152
Tova Zinman, Asher Shainberg, Narcis Tribulova, Mordechai Manoach Acute - Nongenomic Effect of Thyroid Hormones Against Calcium Overload in Newborn Rat Cultured Myocytes   154
Ion Channel Remodeling in Cardiac Arrhythmias
Masayasu Hiraoka Ion Channel Remodeling in Cardiac Arrhythmias - Introduction   156
Haruo Honjo, Mahmud Uzzaman, Luni Emdad, Chieko Sasano,Yoshiko Takagishi, Nicholas J Severs, Itsuo Kodama Gap Junction Remodeling and Alterations of Conduction Properties in Hypertrophied Cardiac Muscle   158
Cheng-I Lin, Sze-Hsueh Wu, Satoshi Higa, Yao-Chang Chen Electromechanical Abnormality in Hereditary Cardiomyopathic Hamsters and Ion Channel Remodeling   160
Clinical Use of Holter ECG Recordings
Luigi De Ambroggi Clinical Use of Holter ECG Recordings   164
Jean-Philippe Couderc, Wojciech Zareba, Arthur J. Moss Drug-Induced Changes of Ventricular Repolarization: New Incentives for Quantifying T Wave Morphology   167
Anna M Bianchi, Luca T Mainardi, Sergio Cerutti Non Conventional Measurements from ECG Recordings: Towards an Improvement of Diagnostic Properties   171
Stanislaw Jankowski, Artur Oreziak Learning System for Computer-Aided ECG Analysis Based on Support Vector Machines   175
Modelling Cardiac Electric Fields
Gunnar Seemann, Frank B Sachse, Daniel L Weiß, Olaf Dössel Investigating Heterogeneity in Human Heart with Simulated Transmural Electrocardiograms   177
Glenn Terje Lines, Jřrn Bodvar Sande, Per Grřttum, Tćvje A Strřmme, Ole Sejersted Co-Localization of Sodium-Transporters in Isolated Cardiac Cell Membrane; a Model Study   179
V Jacquemet, N Virag, Z Ihara, L Dang, O Blanc, J-M Vesin, CS Henriquez, L Kappenberger A Computer Model of Sustained Atrial Fibrillation to Study Atrial Electrograms   181
Edward J Vigmond, David McQueen, Charles S Peskin The Cable as a Basis for a Mechanoelectric Whole Heart Model   183
Jeroen G Stinstra, Bruce Hopenfeld, Rob S MacLeod A Model for the Passive Cardiac Conductivity   185
ECG-LVH Criteria - How Do We Get Out of a Dead End?
Pentti M Rautaharju Electorcardiographic Estimation of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy: False Concepts and Some More Promising Applications   187
Ljuba Bacharova, Jan Kyselovic Evidence-based Medicine and Left Ventricular Hypertrophy   191
Robert A Warner, Patti Arand, Robert Myers Electrocardiographic and Acoustical Data in the Detection of Left Ventricular Enlargement   193
Fred Kornreich Optimal Left Ventricular Hypertrophy Classification and Quantification: Insights from Body Surface Potential Maps   197
Katarína Kozlíková, Juraj Martinka, Ján Murín IIM QRS in Concentric Left Ventricular Hypertrophy   199
Lasse Oikarinen LVH and Ventricular Repolarization   201
QT Interval Dynamics
Paul Kligfield QT Analysis: Problems and Prospects   205
Juha S Perkiömäki Dynamics of Repolarization in Patients at Risk for Arrhythmias   207
Emanuela H Locati QT Interval Measurement in Congenital and Acquired Prolonged Ventricular Syndromes: Old Problems and New Perspectives   208
Inverse Problem
Adriaan van Oosterom Source Models in Inverse Electrocardiography   211
Yesim Serinagaoglu Dana H Brooks, Robert S MacLeod Combining Numerical and Physiological Constraints in Inverse Electrocardiography   215
Yoram Rudy Inverse Computations of Epicardial Potentials   218
Thom Oostendorp, Jukka Nenonen Non-Invasive Estimation of the Activation Sequence of the Heart in the Presence of Old Myocardial Infarctions: Comparison to Invasive Patient Data   221
Evidence-Based Electrocardiology
Ljuba Bacharova Evidence-based Medicine: What Lesson Can Be Learned for Electrocardiology   225
Paul Schweitzer Are Q and Non-Q-Wave Infarcts Two Distinct Entities?   229
Gerard van Herpen, Henk J Ritsema van Eck, Jan A Kors The Evidence Against QT Dispersion   231
Krisztina Szakolczai, György Kozmann Identification of Electrical Source Distribution Defects: Model-based Evidences   234
Cardiovascular Variability Signals
Leonid S Fainzilberg ECG Averaging Based on Hausdorff Metric   236
Abdulnasir Hossen, Bader Al-Ghunaimi, Mohammed O Hassan A New Simple Algorithm for Heart Rate Variability Analysis in Patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Normal Controls   238
Ilkka Korhonen, Elina Seitsonen, Mark van Gils, Kari Korttila, Arvi Yli-Hankala Heart Rate Variability Responses to Skin Incision in 0.8 MAC Sevoflurane Anaesthesia   240
Enrico G Caiani, Alberto Porta, Maurizio Turiel, Giuseppe Baselli, Sergio Cerutti An Echocardiographic Approach to the Analysis of the Variability in Cardiac Cycle Phases   242
Modelling and Simulation
Leonid I Titomir, Vladimir G Trunov, Eduard A I Aidu, Tamara A Sakhnova, Andrei A Mikhnev Recognition of Myocardial Ischemic Lesion on the Basis of ECG-Mapping Data   246
Alina Czerwinska The Determination of Integral Epicardial Potential Maps by Non-invasive Method   248
Marek Doros Creatig a 3-D Thorax Model with Reconstruction of Contours of Body Organs Used in Determining Epicardial Maps   250
M Tyšler, V Szathmáry, M Turzová Model Study of Assessment of Local Heart Repolarization Changes by Several ECG Methods   252
Noriaki Ikeda, Kan Takayanagi, Akihiro Takeuchi, Hideo Miyahara, Makoto Koda, Atsushi Hamada, Hiroshi Goto Theoretical Study of Modulated Parasystole with Feedback as a Possible Mechanism for Cyclic Bursts of Ventricular Premature Contractions   254
A van Oosterom, TF Oostendorp On Using ECGSIM   256
Poster presentations
Tuukka Arola, Jari Hyttinen, Jari Viik, Noriyuki Takano, Jaakko Malmivuo Effect of Ischemia Size on Body Surface Maps by Realistic Volume Conductor Model   258
Wangden Carson, Yung-Zu Tseng A Prerequisite for Spontaneous Atrial Fibrillation or Flutter in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction   260
Yao-Chang Chen, Yi-Jen Chen, Shih-Ann Chen, Cheng-I Lin T-Type Calcium Current in Electrical Activity of Cardiomyocytes Isolated from Rabbit Pulmonary Vein   262
Liudas Gargasas, Alfonsas Vainoras, Svetlana Kaminskiene, Grazina Urbonaviciene, Rimtautas Ruseckas, Vytenis Miskinis Dependence of the Ventricular Gradient Beat-to-Beat Variability upon Severity of Ischemic Heart Disease Syndromes   263
Otto Hála, Erich Wettwer, Dobromir Dobrev, Torsten Christ, Jürgen Heubach, András Varró, Julius Gy Papp, Ursula Ravens Effect of the Inhibition of the IKur on the Action Potential Shape in Isolated Human Right Atrial Preparations and Computer Simulations   265
Masahiko Kondo, Charles Antzelevitch, Takeshi Tsutsumi, Youichi Takeyama, Kenichi Harumi Contribution of Conduction Delay within the Right Ventricular Outflow Tract or Bundle Branch to Arrhythmogenesis in the Brugada Syndrome; A 3-D Computer Simulation Study   267
A Glowniak, A Kutarski, D Szczesniak, P Rucinski, T Widomska-Czekajska Does Left Atrial Wall Strain Influence on SA ECG and SA IEGM Time Domain Parameters ?   268
A Kutarski, A Glowniak, D Szczesniak, P Rucinski Intra-Atrial A Wave High Gain SA IEGM - Comparison with Conventional Method   269
Chun-Chen Lin, Chih-Ming Chen, Ten-Fang Yang, Ing-Fang Yang Effect of Age and Sex on Time Domain Signal-Averaged ECG in Normal Taiwanese   270
Chun-Chen Lin, Chih-Ming Chen, Ten-Fang Yang, Ing-Fang Yang New Parameters in the Spectral Analysis for the Detection of Ventricular Late Potentials   272
Hsin-Pao Pan, Jeng Wei, Kuan-Yii Chen, Tzu-Cheng Shih, Cheng-I Lin Action Potential Prolongation and Contractile Dysfunction in the Left Atrium of the Old Myopathic Syrian Hamster   274
Y Peychev, Y Yotov, V Sirakova Late Potentials and Ventricular Ectopy in Patients with and without Left Bundle Branch Block and Heart Failure   276
P Rucinski, A Kutarski History of Atrial Fibrillation and Risk of Atrioventricular Block Appearance in Patients with Sinus Node Disease   278
Hisa Shimojima, Takeshi Tsutsumi, Fumiko Yanagisawa, Masae Komukai, Naoko Zenda, Yukei Higashi, Youichi Takeyama, Yoshiwo Okamoto Application of Wavelet Transform for Analysis of QRS Complex in Intraventricular Conduction Abnormalities   279
M Sobieszczanska, J Jagielski, L Rusiecki, W Kustrzycki, J Oczko ST-T Isointegral Patterns in the Patients with Single-Vessel CAD   282
Akihiro Takeuchi, Minoru Hirose, Mototake Taguchi, Atsushi Hamada, Noriaki Ikeda Simulation System of Arrhythmia and Artificial Pacemaker Using ActiveX Control   284
Narcis Tribulova, Ludka Okruhlicova, Nobue Hirosawa, K Ogawa, Issei Imanaga Changes in Myocardial Repolarization and Connexin-43 are Involved in Susceptibility of Hypertrophic Heart to Low K+-Induced Ventricular Fibrillation   286
ECG Methods in Risk Stratification
Wojciech Zareba Prognostic Significance of a Standard 12-lead ECG after Myocardial Infarction   289
Ryszard Piotrowicz Risk Stratification Using Novel Approaches for Analyzing Ventricular Arrhythmias   293
Luigi De Ambroggi T wave Complexity: Diagnostic and Prognostic Significance   297
Juha S Perkiömäki Nonlinear Dynamics of Heart Rate and Repolarization   300
Cafer Zorkun, Krzysztof Zmudka, Mieczyslaw Pasowicz Early and Complete ST Segment Resolution; Strong and Independent Predictor of Event Free Survival   301
Ventricular Repolarization
Yoram Rudy Ionic Basis of Repolarization and ECG Waveforms   302
Wojciech Zareba and Arthur J Moss ST Segment and T Wave Manifestations of the Long QT Syndrome   304
Masayasu Hiraoka, Yuji Hirano Ventricular Repolarization - The Brugada Syndrome   307
Henk J Ritsema van Eck, Jan A Kors, Gerard van Herpen The U Wave in the ECG: A New View on its Genesis   309
Dynamic Modelling of the Thorax
R Martin Arthur, Krisha J Timbadia, Ali Rauf, Jason W Trobaugh Effects of Reducing the Full-Body Surface to a Torso Model in Forward and Inverse Electrocardiography   312
Jason W Trobaugh, R Martin Arthur Methods for Using Ultrasound to Generate a Heart Surface for Electrocardiographic Inverse Problems   314
David M Weinstein, Joseph V Tranquillo, Craig S Henriquez, Christopher R Johnson BioPSE Case Study: Modeling, Simulation and Visualization of Three Dimensional Mouse Heart Propagation   316
Sergei Malchenko, Jüri Vedru Model of Heart Shape Cyclic Variation for Foucault Cardiography Simulations   318
Arrhythmia and CAD
Michael R Franz, Markus Zabel, Marek Malik T-Wave Dispersion: Old and New   320
Vladimir Kobrin and Marina Tverskaya Fibrillation and Self-Defibrillation of the Heart in Deep Body Cooling   321
Liliane Wecke, Fredrik Gadler, Mats Jensen-Urstad, Cecilia Linde, Gunilla Lundahl, Michael R Rosen, Lennart Bergfeldt Vectorcardiographic Changes in Cardiac Memory Induced by Ventricular Pacing in Man   323
A Kutarski, A Glowniak, D Szczesniak, P Rucinski Atrial Resynchronization Effectiveness in the Spotlight of Signal Averaged ECG and IEGM P Wave Analysis   324
Georg Couturier, Alexander Kasatkin, John Fox, Deepika Misra and Paul Schweitzer Isolated Left Circumflex Coronary Artery Disease   325
A Deodato, P Maccalli, P Milani, M Crotti, C Malossi, J Kors T Axis, QT Dispersion, Selvester Scoring System: A Comparison of Experimental Electrocardiographic Indices of Previous AMI   328
Modelling of the Thorax
Jari Hyttinen, Hanna-Greta Puurtinen, Pasi Kauppinen, Maria Pikkuhuhta, Jyrki Lötjönen, Robert Patterson, Jaakko Malmivuo Dynamic Modeling of the Human Body as a Volume Conductor   329
Body Surface ECG Mapping 1
Milan B Horácek Body-Surface Potential Maps Can Identify Substrate for Ventricular Arrhythmias   331
Mark Potse, Pascal FHM van Dessel, André C Linnenbank QRST Nondipolar Content Revisited   335
István Préda, Mihály Medvegy, Pierre Savard, Réginald Nadeau Body Surface Isopotential Maps to Detect Minor Potential Losses in Non-Q-Wave Myocardial Infarction   337
Paula Vesterinen, Helena Hänninen, Milla Karvonen, Kirsi Lauerma, Miia Holmström, Markku Mäkijärvi, Jukka Nenonen, Toivo Katila, Lauri Toivonen Myocardial Infarction in Body Surface Potential Mapping; Temporal and Spatial Analysis of the Depolarization Wave   340
Robert L Lux Principal Components Analysis: An Old but Powerful Tool for ECG Analysis   342
Body Surface ECG Mapping 2
Yasuaki Teramachi, Etsuzo Terauchi, Kazuhiro Tsuchimoto, Yoshiwo Okamoto, Masafumi Kasama, Takeshi Tsutsumi, and Youichi Takeyama Reduction in the Number of Electrodes for Body Surface Potential Map (BSPM) by Classifying BSPM in the Direction of Vectorcardiogram   346
Mihály Medvegy, Gábor Simonyi, András Barta, Endre Szucs, Tamás Bauernfeind, Gábor Duray, Arnold Pintér, Pierre Savard, Réginald A Nadeau, István Préda Method for Quatitative Detection of the Extension and Change of the Electrical Potential Loss - Possible Clinical Applications   348
Slavomira Filipova, Dana Skultetyova, Milan Tysler, Michaela Turzova Residual ST-T ECG Mapping Abnormalities and Late Potential Parameters After Coronary Intervention   349
Takano Noriyuki, Juha Nousiainen, Jari Hyttinen Cross-Approach Evaluations of ECG Lead Selection and BSM Lead Reconstruction: Thorax Model Approach and Actual ECG Data Approach   351
Carlos Alberto Pastore, Nelson Samesima, Nancy MMO Tobias, Elisabeth Kaiser, Alexandre C Pereira, Francisco Darrieux, Mauricio Scanavacca, Eduardo Sosa A New Method to Identify Brugada Syndrome in Asymptomatic Patients with Normal 12-Lead ECG   354
Arrhytmias in Pediatric ECG
Jerome Liebman Some Issues Related to Non-Arrhythmia Electrocardiography in Pediatrics   355
K Brockmeier and N Sreeram Inherited Arrhythmias: Special Considerations for the Pediatric Population   360
Ian H Law, David J Bradley, Peter S Fischbach, Elizabeth V Saarel, Caren Goldberg, Edward L Bove, Macdonald Dick II Intra-Atrial Reentrant Tachycardia in the Fontan Population   363
Parvin Dorostkar "Figure-of-8" Intraatrial Reentry Tachycardias in Post-Operative Patients with Congenital Heart Disease   367
Poster presentations
Slavomira Filipova, Milan Tysler, Michaela Turzova, Vladimir Rosik Reference ECG-Mapping Etalons Improve the Diagnostic Accuracy of Myocardial Ischemia According to Departure Isointegral Surface Maps   369
A Glowniak, A Kutarski, D Szczesniak, P Rucinski, T Widomska-Czekajska Conventionally and Intraatrially Recorded SA ECG P Wave Parameters - Is it Connected with Frequency of AF Recurrences?   371
A Kutarski, P Rucinski, B Lakomski, K Oleszczak, T Widomska-Czekajska Arrhythmia After the Biventricular Pacing System Implantation   372
A Kutarski, A Glowniak, D Szczesniak, P Rucinski Effects of Different Atrial Pacing Modes Evaluated by Intracardiac Signal-Averaged ECG   373
AM Wnuk-Wojnar, C Czerwinski, A Hoffmann, S Nowak, E Konarska-Kuszewska, D Urbanczyk, J Krauze, M Trusz-Gluza Linear Ablation During Sinus Rhythm for Life-Threatening Ventricular Tachycardia in Patients with Ischemic Cardiomyopathy Using Carto System   374
AM Wnuk-Wojnar, C Czerwinski, S Nowak, A Hoffmann, I Wozniak-Skowerska, A Rybicka-Musialik, K Szydlo, M Trusz-Gluza Circumferential Pulmonary Vein Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation Using Purely Anatomatic Approach   375
K Szydlo, M Trusz-Gluza, AWnuk-Wojnar, D Urbanczyk, K Wita Effect of Ventricular Premature Contraction on QT Interval Duration in Patients with Previous Myocardial Infarction and Ventricular arrhythmias   376
K Szydlo, M Trusz-Gluza, AWnuk-Wojnar, K Wita, D Urbanczyk Effect of Premature Atrial Contraction on QT Interval Duration in Patients with Previous Myocardial Infarction and Ventricular Arrhythmias   378
Takeshi Tsutsumi, Naoko Zenda, Hisa Shimojima, Masahiko Kondo, Youichi Takeyama, Daming Wei, Yoshiwo Okamoto,Yasuaki Teramati Computer Simulation and Cellular Basis of Coronary T Wave   380
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