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Electrodiagnosis in Clinical Neurology

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The New Edition of this respected reference delivers complete, practical guidance on current electrodiagnostic techniques and their clinical applications for investigating problems of both the central and peripheral nervous systems. Completely revised and updated, this 5th Edition provides state-of-the-art knowledge on electroencephalography, electromyography, nerve conduction studies, evoked potentials, polysomnography, and electronystagmography.

Neurology; Clinical Neurophysiologists


Published: April 2005

Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 978-0-443-06647-4


  • I. Introduction

    1. The Emergence of Electrophysiology as an Aid to Neurology

    2. Electrophysiologic Equipment and Electrical Safety

    II. Electroencephalography

    3. Electroencephalography: General Principles and Clinical Applications

    4. Neonatal and Pediatric Electroencephalography

    5. Long-Term Monitoring for Epilepsy

    6. Ambulatory Electroencephalographic Monitoring

    7. Invasive Clinical Neurophysiology in Epilepsy and Movement Disorders

    8. Topographic Mapping, Frequency Analysis, and Other Digital Techniques in Electroencephalograpy

    9. Intraoperative Electroencephalographic Monitoring

    10. Magnetoencephalography

    III. Electromyography, Nerve Conduction Studies, and Related Techniques

    11. Clinical Electromyography

    12. Quantitative Electromyography

    13. Nerve Conduction Studies

    14. Microneurography as a Clinical research Tool

    15. Electrophysiologic Study of Disorders of Neuromuscular Transmission

    16. H-Reflex and F-Response Studies

    17. The Blink Reflex

    18. Electrophysiologic Evaluation of Movement Disorders

    19. Evaluation of the Autonomic Nervous System

    IV. Evoked Potentials and Related Techniques

    20. Electroretinography

    21. Visual Evoked Potentials in Clinical Neurology

    22. Visual Evoked Potentials in Infants and Children

    23. Brainstem Auditory Evoked Potentials: Methodology, Interpretation and Clinical Application

    24. Brainstem Auditory Evoked Potentials in Infants

    25 Somatosensory Evoked Potentials

    26. Somatosensory Evoked Potentials in Infants and Children

    27. Motor Evoked Potentials

    28. Event-Related Potentials

    29. Intraoperative Monitoring by Evoked Potential Techniques

    30. Electrophysiologic Evaluation of Sacral Function

    V. Testing of Vestibular Function

    31. Vestibular Laboratory Testing

    VI. Electrophyisiologic Evaluation in Special Situations

    32. Polysomnographic Evaluation of Sleep Disorders

    33. Electrophysiologic Evaluation of Patients in the Intensive Care Unit

    34. Electrophysiologic Evaluation of Brain Death: A Critical Appraisal

    35. Use of Neurophysiologic Techniques in Clinical Trials

    36. Electrophysiologic Techniques in the Evaluation of Patients with Suspected Neurotoxic Disorders


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