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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The electromyogram revealed focal muscle irritability, but there was no evidence of a diffuse myopathic disorder.
Farina, "Blind source identification from the multichannel surface electromyogram," Physiological Measurement, vol.
Influence of posture on the relation between surface electromyogram amplitude and back muscle moment: Consequences for the use of surface electromyogram to measure back load.
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A nerve conduction study and EMG (electromyogram that records muscle activity) are done together to locate the source of a damaged nerve.
* The DEKA Arm System, a prosthetic arm that can perform multiple, simultaneous, powered movements controlled by electrical signals from electromyogram electrodes;
Practical applications to stress detection are described in [1 - 2] for detecting driver's stress in real world scenarios while using multiple signals (electrodermal activity, electrocardiogram, respiration and electromyogram).
Electroencephalogram and electromyogram recordings indicated that UR and RP improved KA-induced epileptic seizures.
Washington, May 13 ( ANI ): FDA has approved a new robotic 'Luke Skywalker' arm that is controlled by electrical signals from electromyogram (EMG) electrodes.
The electromyogram (EMG) electrodes send the electrical signal to a computer processor within the system where it is converted and used to power and control up to 10 movements," Tech Times reported.