electrical conduction


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electrical conduction

[ə′lek·trə·kəl kən′dək·shən]
(electricity)
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0] is a constant, [DELTA]E is the thermal activation energy of electrical conduction, and k is the Boltzmann constant.
Bisphenol A exposure and cardiac electrical conduction in excised rat hearts.
Notably, small changes in ion channel expression and/or electrical conduction can lead to pathological outcomes (Amin et al.
where [phi] is the porosity of the material, z is the valence of the counter ions, and [beta] is the equivalent ionic mobility for the surface electrical conduction process ([m.
Moisture content is one of the controlling factors in earth resistance because electrical conduction in soil is essentially electrolytic.
The abnormally fast heart rhythm occurs in one of the heart's upper chambers, or in part of the heart's electrical conduction system called the atrioventricular (AV) mode, or both.
A 12-lead view of the heart is the industry standard for assessing the electrical conduction system of the heart, enabling physicians to identify the exact location of weakened heart muscles, as well as providing more comprehensive data on arrhythmias and ischemia.
In particular, adenosine acts at the A1 receptor subtype to slow electrical conduction to the ventricle (lower chamber of the heart) and acts at the A2 receptor subtype to dilate blood vessels and lower blood pressure.
Todorokite offers intriguing possibilities for catalysis and electrical conduction because its manganese accepts varied numbers of electrons.
A few of the more popular techniques presently used include X-ray, pressure, ultrasonic, eddy current and electrical conduction tests.
It is available in 15 mm and 20 mm loop diameters, enabling physicians to map electrical conduction between the left atrium and pulmonary veins in order to assess pulmonary vein potentials before, during and after cryoablation with Arctic Front.
To this end, the electrode surface was firstly coated with carbon nanotubes with high specific area and high electrical conduction.