Discuss mathematically the origin of the resting potential. Refer to transcellular gradients of sodium and potassium ions, the “permeability” of the plasma membrane to these ions, and the intracellular concentration of negatively-charged proteins.
Integration and Coordination in the Human Body: The Nervous System
- Recognize uses of contemporary electrophysiological technologies (e.g. electroencephalogram, electrocardiogram, transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and cardioversion).