The publishers have provided an attractive layout, high quality illustrations, and a good index. Dr. Bers' authoritative review of cardiac excitation-contraction coupling, which represents a lucid and valuable review of this important subject, is highly recommended to the readers of this book. Developments in Cardiovascular Medicine ' ....a remarkably approachable and informative volume,clearly superior to others in this field. Active researchers should buy this book for themselves and their students. ' Pharmacological Science 13 1992Bers, Donald M. is the author of 'Excitation Contraction Coupling' with ISBN 9780792324799 and ISBN 079232479X.