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Neurophysiological examination of the hand and wrist 

Neurophysiological examination of the hand and wrist
Neurophysiological examination of the hand and wrist

Kerry R. Mills

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date: 16 May 2022

Neurophysiological assessment includes:

Clinical assessment

Sensory testing

Motor testing


Sensory testing (SAP) is generally the most useful

Motor studies – there are 4 main measurements

EMG – looks for (abnormal) spontaneous activity. It is operator dependent.

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