electrophysiologic testing

electrophysiologic testing

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A negative acetylcholine receptor antibody test will rule out myasthenia gravis, imaging of the spine can rule out cervical spondylosis, and electrophysiologic testing helps eliminate the other conditions (table 1 (4)).
Five patients had electrophysiologic testing, which indicated the acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy subtype of GBS in all five.
A definitive diagnosis of the PSVT mechanism usually requires cardiac electrophysiologic testing.
The majority of previous research investigating the prevalence of median neuropathy in dental personnel has used survey data and not electrophysiologic testing (nerve conduction studies).
This trial enrolled 196 patients in New York Heart Association (NYHA) functional Class I, II, or III with a prior myocardial infarction, documented non-sustained ventricular tachycardia (NSVT), LVEF less than 35%, and inducible sustained monomorphic ventricular tachycardia (VT) during invasive electrophysiologic testing.
But the Fahn and Williams classification scheme does not take into account the ability to confirm the diagnosis as psychogenic using electrophysiologic testing, Dr.
Early evaluation, either by stress or by electrophysiologic testing or more sophisticated imaging with fast CT or MRI, can help in identifying patients at increased risk but provides little help in establishing timing of the mortality event.
Saying TWA is equivalent to electrophysiologic testing is faint praise, because most electrophysiologists no longer routinely do invasive testing in an effort to identify ICD candidates because of its lack of incremental value.