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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. 2011; 57(6): 93-98

Characteristics of electrocardiogram in Black Sea bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) females

Bohdanova LM, Matisheva SK

    Scientific and Research Center "State Oceanarium" of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine, Sevastopol, Ukraine


Methods and technical devices to record ECG are developed. There’ve been studied ECG traits in sexually mature Black sea bottlenose dolphin females kept in captivity. It’s been shown that sick dolphins have tachycardia, heart rate disturbance, change in directivity of waves and their polarity and extrasys-toles.


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