- Pocket-sized format efficiently presents just the basic facts needed by beginners. - At-a-glance tables concisely present complex information. - Unique illustrations depict precise needle placement. - Twenty-eight brand-new videos, including clips on Nerve Conduction Studies (NCS) and needle testing, bolster learning at the bedside. - New chapters cover critical neuropathy and myopathy, inflammatory neuropathies, and neuromuscular junction disorders. - Updated EMG billing codes reflect the latest changes to ensure practical application. - Expert Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, references, and videos from the book on a variety of devices.
1 What is an EMG?
2 Why Perform Electrodiagnostic Studies?
3 About the Machine
4 Nerve Conduction Studies
6 Injuries to Peripheral Nerves
7 How to Plan Out the Examination
9 Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
10 Ulnar Neuropathy
11 Radial Neuropathy
13 Spinal Stenosis
14 Fibular (Peroneal) Neuropathy
15 Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
16 Peripheral Polyneuropathy
18 Brachial Plexopathies
19 Lumbosacral Plexopathies
20 Motor Neuron Diseases
21 Critical Illness Neuropathy and Myopathy
22 Inflammatory Neuropathies
23 Neuromuscular Junction Disorders
24 How to Write a Report
25 Tables of Normals
Jay M. Weiss Long Island Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Jericho, NY; Associate Professor of Clinical Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Stony Brook College of Medicine Stony Brook, NY, USA.
Julie K. Silver Associate Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, Massachusetts.