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DOI: https://doi.org/10.15407/fz

Fiziologichnyi Zhurnal

is a scientific journal issued by the

Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology
National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

Editor-in-chief: V.F. Sagach

The journal was founded in 1955 as
1955 – 1977 "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 0015 – 3311)
1978 – 1993 "Fiziologicheskii zhurnal" (ISSN 0201 – 8489)
1994 – 2016 "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 0201 – 8489)
2017 – "Fiziolohichnyi zhurnal" (ISSN 2522-9028)

Fiziol. Zh. 2009; 55(3): 128-132


DEPENDENCE OF ACOUSTIC-MOTOR REACTION OF HEALTHY INDIVIDUALS FROM GEOMAGNETIC ACTIVITY

P. Ye. Grigoryev, L. V. Poskotinova, P. A. Tsandekov, A. M. Vaiserman

    Tavricheskiy Humanitarian-Ecological Institute, Simferopol, Crimea, Ukraine


Abstract

During February-April, 2008 using special computer test, a daily monitoring of simple acoustic-motor reaction was carried out in 18 healthy tested individuals. We found a significant decrease in the speed of acoustic-motor reaction the day before and the same day geomagnetic disturbance occurred, as well as the same and 2-3 days after a geomagnetic calm occurred. Pre­sumably, either an essential increase or a decreases of geo­magnetic activity are adverse factors for the functional state of a central nervous system.

Keywords: ambient electromagnetic fields, geomagnetic activity, simple acoustic-motor reaction

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