Neurobiology of Disease

 


 
 
 
Date: May 23, 2008 (Friday)
Time: 2 p.m.
Theme: Synaptic function and dysfunction in the peripheral nervous system
Module: Toolbox
Session: Assessing peripheral nerves and the NMJ: NCTs and EMGs
Instructor: Cupler
Description: This session will provide an introduction to the assessment of nerve function using nerve conduction times and electromyograms. The subjects to be tested will be volunteers from the class. If there are no volunteers, we will use a democratic process to draft subjects!
 
Readings:
  1. Rich, MM (2006). The control of neuromuscular transmission in health and disease. The Neuroscientist 12, 134-142.
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