A team at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine is using wireless sleep electroencephalography (EEG) on patients undergoing medical withdrawal from opioids and have published the results of a small pilot study.
“Techs with bachelor's degrees, master's degrees—they're taken a little more seriously than somebody who was on-the-job trained and worked their way up,” says EEG tech and college professor Dr. Anna-Marie Beck.
“COVID changed a lot of things, and there were tough decisions that were made this year,” said Connie Kubiak, President of ASET-The Neurodiagnostic Society. Kubiak will end her term as ASET president this summer.
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“Of all the labs I've worked in. I've never worked in one where there has been a formal policy written about when to do the EEG in regards to dialysis,” says Petra Davidson, an EEG tech and researcher. She tells us why and what techs should do in the meantime.