Comprehensive Electromyography : With Clinical Correlations and Case Studies Paperback / softback
Electromyography (EMG) is a technique for evaluating and recording the electrical activity produced by nerves and muscles.
Interpreting EMG is a mandatory skill for neurologists and rehabilitation specialists.
This textbook provides the reader with a detailed discussion of the concepts and principles underlying electrodiagnostic medicine.
It is written for an audience without pre-existing knowledge in this discipline, including beginner technicians and physicians in training.
It is an ideal review for seasoned practitioners and those preparing for board examinations.
It begins with a review of the foundational sciences and works through the field in twenty chapters, including a large number of case studies demonstrating correct application and interpretation.
Appendices of information frequently required in the EMG laboratory, such as Nerve Conduction Study techniques and their age-related normal values, anatomic regions assessed by each NCS and needle EMG studies, safety issues, and other important topics, are also included.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 538 pages, 14 Halftones, black and white; 185 Line drawings, black and white
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press
- Publication Date: 10/05/2018
- Category: Neurology & clinical neurophysiology
- ISBN: 9781107562035