K Tobita

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Affiliation: University of Kentucky
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint End-systolic myocardial stiffness is a load-independent index of contractility in stage 24 chick embryonic heart
    K Tobita
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0298, USA
    Am J Physiol 276:H2102-8. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Maturation of end-systolic stress-strain relations in chick embryonic myocardium
    K Tobita
    Cardiovascular Development Research Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 279:H216-24. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Right and left ventricular wall deformation patterns in normal and left heart hypoplasia chick embryos
    K Tobita
    Cardiovascular Development Research Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 279:H959-69. 2000

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Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint End-systolic myocardial stiffness is a load-independent index of contractility in stage 24 chick embryonic heart
    K Tobita
    Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0298, USA
    Am J Physiol 276:H2102-8. 1999
    ..05). These results suggest that normalized end-systolic myocardial stiffness is a load-independent index of ventricular contractility in the developing embryonic chick ventricle...
  2. ncbi request reprint Maturation of end-systolic stress-strain relations in chick embryonic myocardium
    K Tobita
    Cardiovascular Development Research Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 279:H216-24. 2000
    ..05). These results suggest that the embryonic ventricle increases normalized ventricular "contractility" while maintaining average end-systolic wall stress over a relatively narrow range during cardiovascular morphogenesis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Right and left ventricular wall deformation patterns in normal and left heart hypoplasia chick embryos
    K Tobita
    Cardiovascular Development Research Program, Department of Pediatrics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 279:H959-69. 2000
    ..05 vs. normal). Mature patterns of anisotropic RV and LV deformation develop coincidentally with morphogenesis, and changes in these deformation patterns reflect altered cardiovascular function and/or morphogenesis...