electrodiagnostic medicine

electrodiagnostic medicine

the specific area of medical practice in which specially trained physicians use information from the clinical history and physical examination, along with the scientific method of recording and analyzing biologic electrical potentials, to diagnose and treat neuromuscular disorders.

e·lec·tro·di·ag·nos·tic med·i·cine

(ĕ-lek'trō-dī-ăg-nos'tik med'i-sin)
The specific area of medical practice in which specially trained physicians use information from the clinical history and physical examination, along with the scientific method of recording and analyzing biologic electrical potentials, to diagnose and treat neuromuscular disorders.

e·lec·tro·di·ag·nos·tic med·i·cine

(ĕ-lek'trō-dī-ăg-nos'tik med'i-sin)
Specific area of medical practice in which recording and analyzing biologic electrical potentials are used to diagnose and treat neuromuscular disorders.
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American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine. Literature review of the usefulness of repetitive nerve stimulation and single fiber EMG in the electrodiagnostic evaluation of patients with suspected myasthenia gravis or Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome.
(1.) England JD, Gronseth GS, Franklin G, Miller RG, Asbury AK, Carter GT, Cohen JA, Fisher MA, Howard JF, Kinsella LJ, Latov N, Lewis RA, Low PA, Sumner AJ; American Academy of Neurology; American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine; American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Thirdly, the diagnostic side with ever advancing electrodiagnostic medicine. The fourth is the prosthetics and orthotics with a lot of engineering involved.
It was conducted with superficial electrodes using standard nerve conduction techniques in accordance with the American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AAEM) practice guidelines [10].
The neuropathy set involved 40 patients (19-74 years old) diagnosed with polyneuropathy based on a combination of clinical signs, neuropathic symptoms, and electrodiagnostic findings as established by the American Association of Neuromuscular Electrodiagnostic Medicine [3].
The diagnoses of mild, moderate or severe CTS were given according to American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine (AANEM) guidelines.
Report of the American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine, American Academy of Neurology and the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
(5.) Bril V, England J, Franklin GM, et al; American Academy of Neurology; American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine; American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Franklin et al., "American Academy of Neurology, American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Inclusion criteria required a diagnosis of CubTS according to guidelines provided by the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine:[sup][4] (1) symptoms of impairment of ulnar nerve, such as paresthesia of the digitus annularis and digitus minimus, hand clumsiness, atrophy of hypothenar muscles, weakness of the muscles dominated by the ulnar nerve, pain, or numbness in ulnar nerve dominated area, positive Froment's sign, positive Wartenberg's sign, and so on; (2) routine motor NCS results suggested CubTS; (3) informed consent signed; and (4) age between 18 and 85 years old.
He stays within the scope of his practice through his memberships with the New York County Medical Society, the American Academy of Pain Management, the North American Spine Society, the American College of Sports Medicine, and American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine. Dr.
(4.) American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine: Practice parameter for electrodiagnostic studies in carpal tunnel syndrome: Summary statement.