Rinsho Shinkeigaku (Clinical Neurology)

Symposium 1

Ideal subspecialty training in the field of neurology\Competence required for the experts: Neurophysiology

Nobuo Kohara, M.D.

Department of Neurology, Kobe City Medical Center General Hospital

All neurologists have to make a differential diagnosis of consciousness loss by EEG. The judgment of epilepsy is especially important. Experts of neurology were also required to determine the level and etiology of the acute or chronic weakness or numbness by EMG with nerve conduction study. Hands on seminar and e-learning would be useful to acquire these tools.
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(CLINICA NEUROL, 52: 925|926, 2012)
key words: EEG, EMG, Evoked Potential, Hands on, e-learning

(Received: 23-May-12)