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Overview of Nerve Conduction Studies 

Overview of Nerve Conduction Studies
Chapter:
Overview of Nerve Conduction Studies
Source:
Atlas of Nerve Conduction Studies and Electromyography (2 ed.)
Author(s):

A. Arturo Leis

and Michael P. Schenk

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199754632.003.0001

Chapter 1 is an overview of nerve conduction studies, and covers how the peripheral nervous system conveys information, stimulating and recording electrodes, electrode amplifiers and ground electrode, reducing artifacts and interference, electrical safety, temperature effect, effect of aging, motor and sensory nerve conduction, the role of dorsal root ganglia (DRG) in localizing lesions, and late responses: F-wave and H-reflex.

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