Recorders, Graphic, Evoked Potential, Somatosensory
Definition : Graphic recorders used for recording the electric potential at various locations over the scalp and/or spine in response to a small electric stimulus applied on or through the skin near an appropriate nerve fiber. The signals are usually computer processed and recorded as an average waveform. These recorders are used to assess the extent of spinal cord and head injuries and to monitor nerve pathways during some surgical procedures.
Entry Terms : "Somatosensory Evoked-Potential Recorders"
UMDC code : 18335
Natus is a leading provider of healthcare products used for the screening, detection, treatment, monitoring and tracking of common medical ailments in newborn care, hearing impairment.
Cadwell Laboratories Inc
Cadwell recently debuted the Easy Ambulatory EEG and PSG system with the NEW patent pending Q-Video Mobile recording system – This new video recording system synchronizes video with ambulatory EEG and PSG recordings collected outside of the hospital. Patients can move freely while the Easy system hardware captures multiple EEG and PSG channels with time synchronized video to assist physicians in identifying events.
Nihon Kohden America Inc
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Noraxon USA Inc
As muscles contract, microvolt level electrical signals are created within the muscle that may be measured from the surface of the body. A procedure that measures muscle activity from the skin is referred to as surface electromyography (SEMG).