Nerve conduction testing

Nerve conduction testing

Procedure that measures the speed at which impulses move through the nerves.
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Furthermore, night splinting alone markedly reduces symptom severity detected by nerve conduction testing and also increases functional ability of the hand compared with that of no treatment (level of evidence, 2b).
EMG Laboratory, a multi-lingual environment, specializes in sophisticated Electromyography and nerve conduction testing that provides information about a range of nerves and muscles disorders.
Subject 8 continued to have a positive Tinel's sign at the left ulnar nerve at the wrist and elbow suggestive of a left ulnar abnormality, however, nerve conduction testing of the left ulnar nerve was normal.
The team compared the results of those initial screening tests with findings obtained by nerve conduction testing, which accurately identifies more than 90 percent of carpal tunnel syndrome cases.
Nerve conduction testing will be performed using NeuroMetrix's NC-stat([R]) DPNCheck[TM], a fast, accurate, and quantitative test for the evaluation of systemic neuropathies such as DPN.
8) The current "gold standard" test for identifying diabetic peripheral neuropathy in its earliest stage is a neurological evaluation in combination with nerve conduction testing, which is uncomfortable for patients and require sophisticated equipment and a highly trained operator.
Balachandran was Vice President, International Sales and Marketing for Nicolet Biomedical, the leading business in EMG and nerve conduction testing which was subsequently acquired by Cardinal Health and became its NeuroCare division.
Medical equipment sales consist of nerve conduction testing devices (ADVANCE[TM] and NC-stat[R]) and related modules, and service agreement revenues.
In contrast to the NC-stat, ADVANCE is a traditional system that supports nerve conduction testing with any electrode methodology, real-time waveform review and cursor editing, invasive electromyography procedures, and traditional reports.
Nasdaq: NURO), a medical device company focused on the development and sale of proprietary products that help physicians diagnose neuropathies, including carpal tunnel syndrome and diabetic peripheral neuropathy, announced today that it has received an updated FDA 510(k) clearance for its NC-stat nerve conduction testing system.
that the interpretation of nerve conduction testing performed using this machine was not being done by out of state unlicensed practitioners" and that "Neuro Metrix and the NCStat device are not in violation of the state Medical Practice Act .
The NC-stat is quickly becoming the standard of care in nerve conduction testing, and with Gary's guidance and leadership, we will see a further acceleration of product adoption.