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Graduate Record 2005-2006 
Graduate Record 2005-2006 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

BIOM 741 - Bioelectricity

Comprehensive overview of the biophysical mechanisms governing production and transmission of bioelectric signals in living systems, biopotential measurement and analysis techniques in clinical electrophysiology (ECG, EEG, and EMG), and the principles of operations for therapeutic medical devices that aid bioelectrical function of the cardiac and nervous systems. Lectures are supplemented by a computer project simulating the action potential generation, review of papers published in professional journals, and field trips to clinical laboratories at the University of Virginia Hospital. (SI)

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: Instructor permission.

Credits: 3