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Electromyography and Neuromuscular Disorders

Clinical-Electrophysiologic Correlations (Expert Consult - Online and Print)

Diagnose neuromuscular disorders more quickly and accurately with Electromyography and Neuromuscular Disorders: Clinical-Electrophysiologic Correlations, 3rd Edition! State-of-the-art guidance helps you correlate electromyographic and clinical findings and use the latest EMG techniques to their fullest potential.

Neurologists, Neurology Residents, Physiatrists, PM & R Residents, Clinical Neurophysiology Technicians, PTs

Hardbound, 664 Pages

Published: November 2012

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-2672-1


  • I. Overview of Nerve Conduction Studies and Electromyography

    1. Approach to Nerve Conduction Studies and Electromyography

    2. Anatomy and Neurophysiology

    II. Fundamentals of Nerve Conduction Studies

    3. Basic Nerve Conduction Studies

    4. Late Responses

    5. Blink Reflex

    6. Repetitive Nerve Stimulation

    III. Sources of Error: Anomalies, Artifacts, Technical Factors and Statistics

    7. Anomalous Innervations

    8. Artifacts and Technical Factors

    9. Basic Statistics for Electrodiagnostic Studies

    IV. Detailed Nerve Conduction Studies

    10. Routine Upper Extremity, Facial and Phrenic Nerve Conduction Techniques

    11. Routine Lower Extremity Nerve Conduction Studies

    V. Fundamentals of Electromyography

    12. Basic Overview of Electromyography

    13. Anatomy for Needle Electromyography

    14. Basic Electromyography: Analysis of Spontaneous Activity

    15. Basic Electromyography: Analysis of Motor Unit Action Potentials

    VI. Clinical-Electrophysiologic Correlations

    16. Clinical-Electrophysiologic Correlations: Overview and Common Patterns

    Part 1. Common Mononeuropathies

    17. Median Neuropathy at the Wrist

    18. Proximal Median Neuropathy

    19. Ulnar Neuropathy at the Elbow

    20. Ulnar Neuropathy at the Wrist

    21. Radial Neuropathy

    22. Peroneal Neuropathy

    23. Femoral Neuropathy

    24. Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome

    25. Facial and Trigeminal Neuropathy

    Part 2. Polyneuropathy

    26. Polyneuropathy

    Part 3. Motor Neuron Disease

    27. Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and its Variants

    28. Atypical Motor Neuron Diseases

    Part 4. Radiculopathy, Plexopathies and Proximal Neuropathies

    29. Radiculopathy

    30. Brachial Plexopathy

    31. Proximal Neuropathies of the Shoulder and Arm

    32. Lumbosacral Plexopathy

    33. Sciatic Neuropathy

    Part 5. Disorders of Neuromuscular Junction and Muscle

    34. Neuromuscular Junction Disorders

    35. Myopathy

    36. Myotonic Muscle Disorders and Periodic Paralysis Syndromes

    VII. Electromyography In Special Clinical Settings

    37. Approach to Electrodiagnostic Studies in the Intensive Care Unit

    38. Approach to Pediatric Electromyography

    VIII. Electronics and Instrumentation

    39. Basis of Electricity and Electronics for Electrodiagnostic Studies

    40. Electrical Safety and Iatrogenic Complications of Electrodiagnostic Studies


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