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By Puneet K. Gupta MD MSE, Pradeep N. Modur MD MS, Srikanth Muppidi MD MS

This excessive yield, illustrated scientific neurophysiology board evaluate is a complete source for assessing and refining the information validated on a number of board examinations. Written through authors who're jointly board qualified in all the components coated, the publication is a important examine device for applicants getting ready for certification or recertification in neurology, medical neurophysiology, neuromuscular drugs, sleep, and epilepsy. utilizing established query codecs normally encountered on forums, this accomplished evaluation permits clients to evaluate wisdom in quite a lot of issues and gives rationales for proper solutions and explains why the opposite offerings are wrong. a different "Pearls" part on the finish of the booklet enables speedy assessment of crucial innovations sooner than examination day.

Clinical Neurophysiology Board assessment Q&A comprises 801 questions with solutions and special motives. The ebook is split into 8 sections masking anatomy and body structure, electronics and instrumentation, nerve conduction stories and EMG, EEG, evoked potentials and intraoperative tracking, sleep reviews, ethics and protection, and complex issues together with QEEG, MEG, TES, autonomic trying out and extra. Liberal use of image-based questions illustrating the total spectrum of neurophysiologic assessments and findings construct interpretive abilities. Questions are randomized and contain either case-related questions in sequence and stand-alone goods to familiarize applicants with the query forms and codecs they are going to come upon at the exam.

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  • Contains 801 high-yield board-type questions overlaying all components of the advanced subspecialty of scientific neurophysiology
  • Q&A structure with solutions and certain rationales to facilitate keep in mind of must-know info and aid determine wisdom gaps for extra examine
  • Provides case-based questions in sequence to simulate complete variety of board query forms
  • Includes 148 state of the art electronic photographs to make sure familiarity with experiences and findings that shape an important a part of any certifying examination
  • Contains specific "Pearls for Passing" part for speedy overview of key facts

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9. C. 3 ms and the peak can be seen after 3 divisions. 6 ms and this is seen after 2 divisions. Based on this, each division has to be 1 ms. 10. A. Cathode is the positively charged terminal of a galvanic cell, whereas anode is the negatively charged terminal. In a circuit, the electrons flow into the cathode and, by convention, the current flows out of the cathode. 11. D. Increasing both the low frequency and high frequency filter settings will lead to a phase shift to the left. 12. D. Excessive electrical artifact is not uncommon while performing studies in ICU and various precautions will help minimize this artifact.

It is not critical because the electrode–electrolyte interface does not resemble a resistor– capacitor (RC) circuit C. Large electrode impedances can lead to large artifacts D. It is increased by removing the scalp oil 3. Impedances from the adjacent electrodes should be similar in order to A. Prevent “salt bridging” effects B. Prevent aliasing C. Ensure a pathway for current to flow from one electrode to another D. Maintain signal fidelity in the differential amplifier ANSWERS TO THIS SECTION CAN BE FOUND ON PAGE 31 21 ELECTRONICS AND INSTRUMENTATION: Questions 4.

The higher the sampling rate, the closer the digital signal resembles the analog signal D. The less number of bits an analog-to-digital converter (ADC) has, the more the digital sample resembles the analog signal 45. All of the following statements regarding inductors are true except A. Their currents are generated by the electrical field surrounding a wire that creates currents in other wires B. They have a reactance similar to resistors C. They pose an impediment to current generated by another source D.

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