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Descriptor in English: Electrophysiology
Descriptor in Spanish: Electrofisiología
Descriptor in Portuguese: Eletrofisiologia
Descriptor in French: Électrophysiologie
Tree number(s): H01.158.344.528
H01.158.782.236
Scope note: The study of the generation and behavior of electrical charges in living organisms particularly the nervous system and the effects of electricity on living organisms.
Annotation: the discipline (education, history, etc) only; use ELECTROPHYSIOLOGICAL PHENOMENA or specifics treed under it for electrical properties and processes of organisms; methods: consider ELECTRODIAGNOSIS or specfics treed under it; DF: ELECTROPHYSIOL
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
DeCS UI: 4667
Descriptor UI: D004594
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2014/06/17
Electrophysiology - Preferred
Concept UI M0007218
Scope note The study of the generation and behavior of electrical charges in living organisms particularly the nervous system and the effects of electricity on living organisms.
Preferred term Electrophysiology



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