Unipolar stimulation
Unipolar U`ni*po"lar, a. [Uni- + polar.] 1. (Physics) Having, or acting by means of, one pole only. [1913 Webster]

2. (Anat.) Having but one pole or process; -- applied to those ganglionic nerve cells which have but one radiating process; -- opposed to multipolar. [1913 Webster]

{Unipolar induction} (Elec.), induction, as in a conducting circuit, by only one pole of a magnet.

{Unipolar stimulation} (Physiol.), the simulation sometimes produced when one electrode of an induction apparatus is applied to a nerve; -- called also {unipolar induction action}. --Du Bois-Reymond. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Unipolar — U ni*po lar, a. [Uni + polar.] 1. (Physics) Having, or acting by means of, one pole only. [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat.) Having but one pole or process; applied to those ganglionic nerve cells which have but one radiating process; opposed to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Unipolar induction — Unipolar U ni*po lar, a. [Uni + polar.] 1. (Physics) Having, or acting by means of, one pole only. [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat.) Having but one pole or process; applied to those ganglionic nerve cells which have but one radiating process; opposed to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • unipolar induction action — Unipolar U ni*po lar, a. [Uni + polar.] 1. (Physics) Having, or acting by means of, one pole only. [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat.) Having but one pole or process; applied to those ganglionic nerve cells which have but one radiating process; opposed to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Stimulation magnétique transcranienne — Pour les articles homonymes, voir TMS. La stimulation magnétique transcranienne (ou TMS, abréviation de l anglais Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation) est une technique médicale utilisée dans le diagnostic des maladies neurologiques, comme outil d… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Management of depression — Depression, for the purposes of this article, refers to the mental disorder known as major depressive disorder. This kind of depression is a recognized clinical condition and is becoming a common condition in developed countries, where up to 20%… …   Wikipedia

  • Dépression (psychiatrie) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Dépression. Dépression Classification et ressources externes …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Treatment for depression — Depression, for the purposes of this article, refers to the mental disorder known as major depressive disorder. This kind of depression is a recognised clinical condition and is becoming a common condition in developed countries, where up to 20%… …   Wikipedia

  • Antidepressant — Fluoxetine (Prozac), an SSRI The chemical structure of …   Wikipedia

  • Depression (medecine) — Dépression (psychiatrie) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Dépression. Las de la vie Peinture de Ferdinand Hodler (18 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dépression (Médecine) — Dépression (psychiatrie) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Dépression. Las de la vie Peinture de Ferdinand Hodler (18 …   Wikipédia en Français

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”