The premier resource for individuals who perform nerve conduction studies, this guide offers expert guidance on a wide range of topics from proper setup of an EMG lab to detailed instruction on performing nerve conductions studies, as well as solutions to numerous problems encountered during testing. With a wide array of useful images, tables and figures, this guide is an indispensable tool for various degrees of individuals who perform nerve conduction studies, from technicians, to residents, fellows and practitioners. Some of the notable highlights included are: Convenient 6 by 9 size which fits inside most lab coat pockets. Clear descriptions with photos depicting proper placement of electrodes and stimulator. Explains important concepts behind and solutions for various technical difficulties during testing. Listing of the normal values and filter settings for various nerve conduction studies. Provides numerous examples of reliable versus unreliable traces and explains how to obtain the quality traces that are crucial to obtain accurate data. Detailed suggestions for troubleshooting the most common difficulties associated with nerve conductions studies in most major nerve locations. Section dedicated to various diagnoses with suggestions on which nerves should be tested along with the expected abnormal findings. A comprehensive glossary of terms as well as commonly used acronyms regarding nerve conduction studies.
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Book Description MJ Arenas LLC, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 182 pages. 9.00x6.00x0.43 inches. This item is printed on demand. Bookseller Inventory # zk0985710209