fibrillation potential

fibrillation potential
an abnormal spiked electrical potential associated with fibrillation of a muscle fiber; it occurs spontaneously in some myopathic disorders or may be provoked by movement of a needle electrode.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Поможем решить контрольную работу

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Ventricular fibrillation — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = ECG lead showing VF DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD10|I|49|0|i|40 ICD9 = ICD9|427.41 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D014693 Ventricular fibrillation (V fib or VF) is a… …   Wikipedia

  • Action potential — In physiology, an action potential is a short lasting event in which the electrical membrane potential of a cell rapidly rises and falls, following a consistent trajectory. Action potentials occur in several types of animal cells, called… …   Wikipedia

  • Alpha motor neuron — Infobox Anatomy Name = Alpha motor neuron Latin = GraySubject = 190 GrayPage = Caption = Alpha motor neurons are derived from the basal plate (basal lamina) of the developing embryo. Width = 200 Caption2 = System = Central nervous system… …   Wikipedia

  • Physical medicine and rehabilitation — (PM R), physiatry /fɨˈzaɪ …   Wikipedia

  • Antiarrhythmic agent — The cardiac action potential Antiarrhythmic agents are a group of pharmaceuticals that are used to suppress abnormal rhythms of the heart (cardiac arrhythmias), such as atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, ventricular tachycardia, and ventricular …   Wikipedia

  • Stroke — For other uses, see Stroke (disambiguation). Stroke Classification and external resources CT scan slice of the brain showing a right hemispheric ischemic stroke (left side of image). ICD 10 …   Wikipedia

  • cardiovascular disease — Introduction       any of the diseases, whether congenital or acquired, of the heart and blood vessels (blood vessel). Among the most important are atherosclerosis, rheumatic heart disease, and vascular inflammation. Cardiovascular diseases are a …   Universalium

  • Amiodarone — Systematic (IUPAC) name (2 {4 [(2 butyl 1 benzofuran 3 yl)carbonyl] …   Wikipedia

  • Cardiac dysrhythmia — Arrhythmia redirects here. It is not to be confused with Erythema. Cardiac dysrhythmia Classification and external resources Ventricular fibrillation (V Fib or VF) an example of cardiac arrhythmia. ICD …   Wikipedia

  • Sodium channel blocker — Sodium channel blockers are agents used in the treatment of cardiac arrhythmia. They are classified as Type I in the Vaughan Williams classification.Antiarrhythmic The class I antiarrhythmic agents interfere with the (Na+) channel.Class I agents… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”