Electroporation of cardiac and nerve cells

Vadim V. Fedorov*, Leonid Livshitz, Geran Kostecki, Igor R. Efimov

*Corresponding author for this work

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It has been recently speculated that CEW pulses might cause a direct injury to cardiac or nerve cells [1,2]. This injury is referred to as electroporation and is the subject of this chapter in which we will explore this phenomenon and investigate the possibility of it occurring with CEW pulses.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationTASER® Conducted Electrical Weapons
Subtitle of host publicationPhysiology, Pathology, and Law
PublisherSpringer US
Number of pages14
ISBN (Print)9780387854748
StatePublished - 2009

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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