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Alternating currents/electromagnetic effects on human biology

Discussion in 'The EMF Rx' started by digital, Sep 9, 2013.

  1. digital

    digital Gold

    http://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/64/9/3288.full.pdf

    "low-frequency pulsed electric fields have been claimed to stimulate bone growth and accelerate fracture healing (3). However, as the frequency of the electric field
    increases above 1 kHz, the stimulatory effect diminishes. Under these conditions, although a greater fraction of the fields penetrates the cells, due to the parallel resistor-capacitor nature of all biological membranes, the stimulatory power greatly diminishes as the alternating cell membrane hyper-depolarization cycles are integrated such
    that the net effect is nulled. At very high frequencies (i.e., above many MHz), although the integration becomes even more effective, a completely different biological effect is observed. At these frequencies tissue heating becomes dominant due to dielectric losses. This effect becomes more intense as frequency, field intensity, or tissue dissipation factor increases"
     

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