Modern Bioelectricity

Edited by Andrew A. Marino
Marcel Dekker, New York, 1988


Title Page, Preface, and Contributors

PART I. OVERVIEW

1. Electromagnetism and Life — Robert O. Becker pp. 1–15


PART II. ELECTROMAGNETIC ENERGY AND REGULATION OF LIFE PROCESSES

2. Bacterial Biomagnetism and Geomagnetic Field Detection by Organisms — Richard P. Blakemore, Nancy A. Blakemore, Richard B. Frankel pp. 19–34
3. The Earth’s Magnetic Field as a Navigational Cue — William E. Southern pp. 35–74
4. NMR Conditions and Biological Systems — E. Aarholt, J. Jaberansari, A.H. Jafary-Asl, P.N. Marsh, C.W. Smith pp. 75–104
5. Apoplastic Electropotentials in Plants: Measurement and Use — William Gensler pp. 105–122


PART III. ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES OF TISSUE

6. Electrical Properties of Biological Tissue — Ronald Pethig pp. 125–179
7. Electronic Properties of Natural and Modeled Bilayer Membranes — Jozef R. Zon, H.Ti Tien pp. 181–241
8. Bioelectric Pyroelecticity — Sidney B. Lang pp. 243–280
9. Mathematical Modeling of Electromagnetic Interactions with Biological Systems — Francis X. Hart pp. 281–344
10. Recent Developments in the Theory of Ion Flow Across Membranes Under Imposed Electric Fields — Martin Blank pp. 345–364
11. Electrofusion of Cells — Hermann Berg pp. 365–389


PART IV. BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF ELECTROMAGNETIC ENERGY

12. Electromagnetic Energy and Physarum— Eugene M. Goodman, Michael T. Marron, Ben Greenebaum pp. 393–425
13. An Eletrochemical Consideration of Electromagnetic Bioeffects — Arthur A. Pilla pp. 427–450
14. Lymphocytes and Pulsing Electromagnetic Fields — Ruggero Cadossi, Giovanni Emilia, Giovanni Ceccherelli, Guiseppe Torelli pp. 451–496
15. Effects of Electromagnetic Fields on Nerve Regeneration — Betty F. Sisken pp. 497–527
16. Limb Regeneration — Stephen D. Smith pp. 529–555
17. Behavioral Measures of Electromagnetic Field Effects — Rochelle Medici pp. 557–585


PART V. THERAPEUTIC APPLICATIONS OF ELECTROMAGNETIC ENERGY

18. The Modern Magnetotherapies — Michael A. Persinger pp. 589–627
19. Electrical Silver Antisepsis — J.A. Spadaro pp. 629–655
20. Direct Current and Bone Growth — Andrew A. Marino pp. 657–709
21. Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy in the Treatment of Congenital and Acquired Pseudarthrosis — A. Dal Monte, G. Fontanesi, R. Cadossi, G. Poli, F. Giancecchi pp. 711–756
22. Electroacupuncture — Maria Reichmanis pp. 757–782


PART VI. HEALTH HAZARDS OF ELECTROMAGNETIC ENERGY

23. Evolution and Results of Biological Research with Low-Intensity Nonionizing Radiation — Allan H. Frey pp. 785–837
24. Electromagnetic Energy and Cataracts — Milton M. Zaret pp. 839–859
25. Immunologic and Cancer-Related Aspects of Exposure to Low-Level Microwave and Radiofrequency Fields — Stanislaw Szmigielski, Marion Bielec, Slawomir Lipski, Grazyna Sokolska pp. 861–925
26. The Biological Effects of Power-Frequency Electric Fields in the Environment — M.G. Shandala, Yu D. Dumanskiy, I.S. Bezdol’naya pp. 927–964
27. Environmental Electromagnetic Fields and Public Health — Andrew A. Marino pp. 965–1044
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