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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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May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Electrophysiologist Kevin Makati, M.
a venture-backed medical device company, has developed a novel 3D analysis and mapping system to assist electrophysiologists in the identification of the electrical source of complex cardiac arrhythmias.
We believe that the Intellatip Mifi XP approval, combined with the introduction of our Zurpaz steerable sheath, demonstrates how we are delivering on our promise to provide electrophysiologists with meaningful innovation and complete solutions.
Having developed the new transseptal module, Simbionix is now able to offer a complete training curriculum for electrophysiologists on the ANGIO Mentor, allowing the physicians a safe environment in which to train until proficient in the essential tasks they are required to perform.
Even as a card-carrying electrophysiologist, I think this is a good idea.
Sentara offers a number of services to help patients manage AF, including the Sentara Heart Arrhythmia Center - the region's first and only center that brings together highly talented cardiothoracic surgeons and cardiac electrophysiologists to diagnose and treat simple to complex AF and other cardiac arrhythmias.
The results 30 independent electrophysiologists have obtained to date using the previously cleared RhythmView Workstation and existing diagnostic catheters in nearly 400 atrial fibrillation patients have been remarkable.
We believe the Rhythmia mapping system can become a leader in EP mapping with unparalleled speed, clarity and simplicity which should enable electrophysiologists to perform procedures with great efficiency and precision," said Pete Sommerness, general manager of electrophysiology at Boston Scientific.
The THERMOCOOL(R) SF catheter is the most advanced Biosense Webster irrigated ablation catheter for use by electrophysiologists in treating cardiac arrhythmias, commonly referred to as irregular heart rhythms.
We agree that a 12-month fellowship is not going to cover every single thing that electrophysiologists get in their training.
has developed the RhythmView[TM], 3D analysis and mapping system to assist electrophysiologists in the identification of the electrical source of complex cardiac arrhythmias.
TM)] procedure is performed by a team comprised of Rose electrophysiologists - J.