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e·lec·tro·phys·i·ol·o·gy

(ē-lek'trō-fiz'ē-ol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of science concerned with electrical phenomena that are associated with physiologic processes. Electrical phenomena are prominent in neurons and effectors.

electrophysiology

/elec·tro·phys·i·ol·o·gy/ (-fiz″e-ol´ah-je)
1. the study of the mechanisms of production of electrical phenomena, particularly in the nervous system, and their consequences in the living organism.
2. the study of the effects of electricity on physiological phenomena.

electrophysiology

(ĭ-lĕk′trō-fĭz′ē-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
1. The branch of physiology that studies the relationship between electric phenomena and bodily processes.
2. The electric activity associated with a bodily part or function.

e·lec′tro·phys′i·o·log′ic (-ə-lŏj′ĭk), e·lec′tro·phys′i·o·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
e·lec′tro·phys′i·ol′o·gist n.

electrophysiology

[-fis′ē·ol′əjē]
Etymology: Gk, elektron + physis, nature, logos, science
a branch of biology concerned with the relationship between electric phenomena and biological function.

Electrophysiology

Study of how electrical signals in the body relate to physiologic function.

electrophysiology

study of the electrical phenomena involved in physiological processes.
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Conventional testing included two to four weeks of monitoring with an external loop recorder followed by tilt table and invasive electrophysiologic testing.
The most common underlying mechanism seen in monomorphic VT in adult patients with CAD appears to be re-entry based on several electrophysiologic studies (EPS).
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SAN DIEGO -- Topera Medical, developer of the RhythmView[TM]3D electrophysiologic mapping system, today announced that Karl-Heinz Kuck, MD, has been appointed Chair of the company's International Scientific Advisory Board.
The UltraPro S100 is an EMG/Nerve Conduction device for monitoring and testing electrophysiologic and electrodiagnostic information from the human nervous and muscular system.
The volume is divided into four sections covering introductory theory, treatment modalities, clinical applications of treatment modalities and alternative modalities and electrophysiologic testing.
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