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1. The branch of physiology that studies the relationship between electric phenomena and bodily processes.
2. The electric activity associated with a bodily part or function.

e·lec′tro·phys′i·o·log′ic (-ə-lŏj′ĭk), e·lec′tro·phys′i·o·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
e·lec′tro·phys′i·ol′o·gist n.
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adj electrofisiológico
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One has to do a complete electrophysiologic evaluation to look for tachycardias that haven't been identified yet.
Early evaluation, either by stress or by electrophysiologic testing or more sophisticated imaging with fast CT or MRI, can help in identifying patients at increased risk but provides little help in establishing timing of the mortality event.
This finding is based on history, physical examination, and electrophysiologic studies.
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Several adolescent changes in electrophysiologic measures [increases in EEG coherence (97), decreases in delta sleep time (98), and decreases in EEG latencies (99)] have been attributed to increased intracortical connectivity.
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In another study of seven consecutive BP patients, electrophysiologic studies of the median, ulnar, and radial nerves yielded abnormal responses diagnostic of cervical radiculopathy in four.
Both clinical experience and electrophysiologic testing suggest that, from a cardiac perspective, the higher dosage poses no additional risk.
The material is contained in six sections, an introduction, electroencephalography and magnetoencephalography, electromyography and nerve conduction studies, evoked potentials, testing of vestibular function, and electrophysiologic evaluation in special situations.