Bioelectric Signals and Electrodes


Please sign in to view the rest of this entry.

Bioelectric Signals and Electrodes
10101031030300 Bioelectric Signals and Electrodes
ORIGIN OF BIOELECTRIC SIGNALS The association of electricity with medical science dates back to the 18th century when Galvani demonstrated that most of the physiological processes were accompanied with electrical changes. This discovery formed the basis of the explanation of the action of living tissues in terms of bioelectric potentials. It is now well established that the human body, which is composed of living tissues, can be considered as a power station generating multiple electrical signals with two internal sources, namely muscles and nerves. Normal muscular con…
Citation
Dr R.S. Khandpur: HANDBOOK OF BIOMEDICAL INSTRUMENTATION, THIRD EDITION. Bioelectric Signals and Electrodes, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2014), AccessEngineering Export