# Goldman equation

(redirected from*constant field equation*)

## Gold·man e·qua·tion

(gōld'măn),an equation derived to predict membrane potentials in terms of the membrane's permeability to ions and their concentrations on either side.

## Goldman,

David E., U.S. physiologist, 1911–.**Goldman equation**- an equation derived to predict membrane potentials in terms of the membrane's permeability to ions and their concentrations on either side. Synonym(s):

**constant field equation**; Goldman-Hodgkin-Katz equation

**Goldman-Hodgkin-Katz equation**- Synonym(s): Goldman equation

## Goldman equation

quantifies the voltage potential of resting membranes.

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