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.
Stoicism in the face of emotionally challenging cases is hard, says Anna-Maria Beck, director of the neurodiagnostic technology program at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas. But it can be so rewarding when you see how much it can help the patient and their families.
The neurodiagnostic department of Advocate Aurora Health in Milwaukee was in the middle of a large expansion when the hospital system started admitting COVID-19 patients. Department head, Tabitha Althoff, shares stories from the year.
In newborns with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, up to 80% of seizures can be electrographic-only. Detection is best using a combination of EEG and amplitude integrated EEG (aEEG), according to a new review.
A former hotel manager turned neurophysiology unit lead explores how good hospitality helps improve patient satisfaction and grow business. Having happier techs who know they can give their patients the clinical care they deserve enables them to go the extra mile.
Many often turn to natural remedies in their attempts to relieve symptoms and use of essential oils is gaining in popularity. In a new study, scientists are using electroencephalography (EEG) to find out just how these oils impact the brain.
Skin safety is a big concern in the EEG community all year long. But during November, American Diabetes Month, it's a good time to focus on your diabetic patients, as they are some of the most vulnerable to skin injury and infection.