inotropism

inotropism
ino·tro·pism .ē-nə-'trō-.piz-əm, .ī-nə-; i-'nä-trə-.piz-əm n modification of muscular contractility

* * *

in·ot·ro·pism (in-otґrə-piz-əm) the quality of influencing the contractility of muscle fibers.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Нужен реферат?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • inotropism — s. n. proprietatea de a se contracta a miocardului, ca urmare a unui stimul. (< fr. inotropisme) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • inotropism — inot·ro·pism …   English syllables

  • inotropism — noun see inotropic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Inotrope — An inotrope (pronEng|ˈaɪnətroʊp) is an agent that alters the force or energy of muscular contractions. Negatively inotropic agents weaken the force of muscular contractions. Positively inotropic agents increase the strength of muscular… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

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