MUDr. Juraj Martinka, juraj.martinka(at)

Passive electrical properties of tissues

Author: Juraj Martinka

The lecture „Passive electrical properties of tissues“ is aimed to explain basic terms, quantities and units necessary to understand electrical properties of biological tissues. It contains physiological values of individual quantities for some tissues and organs, electrical model of these properties, describes effect of electric current on tissues and its use in diagnostics and therapy. The lecture also includes safe values of electric current and rules for event of injury by electric current.