electromyogram


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electromyogram

[i¦lek·trō′mī·ə‚gram]
(medicine)
A graphic recording of the electrical response of a muscle to electrical stimulation.
A graphic recording of eye movements during reading.
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Electromyogram, hand grip strength and time to fatigue in matched samples of vegetarians and non-vegetarians.
Specifically, the students grew in terms of understanding basic principles of psychophysiology, research content, and skills that were at the heart of the workshops: electrocardiogram, electromyogram, electroencephalogram, and electrooculogram.
For example, in the African butterfly fish, Pantodon buchholzi Peters, the fastest response time to an acoustic startle stimulus recorded on an electromyogram is 5 ms.
An electromyogram may be used to determine if leg or foot numbness are the product of sciatica or other conditions, such as diabetic neuropathy.
The goal of the procedure is to improve the functionality of prostheses that utilize electromyogram (EMG) signals to control the motorized arm joints.
Cough frequency was determined by counting the number of audible coughs and abdominal muscle contractions measured with a surface electromyogram recorder.
1] according to the 10-20 international electrode placement system), right and left electrooculogram, chin electromyogram and electrocardiogram.
He recommended that I try physical therapy and scheduled an electromyogram (EMG) and nerve conduction studies to provide a definitive diagnosis.
A needle electromyogram (EMG) performed on upper and lower extremities revealed increased polyphasic potentials and increased motor unit recruitment on proximal muscles.
These usually involve blood tests, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and sometimes an electromyogram (EMG).
She reported ongoing right forearm pain and was referred to Toledo Hospital for an electromyogram (EMG) nerve conduction test of her right arm.