Critical Analysis of the Methods Used to Identify Generator Sources of Evoked Potential (EP) Peaks

  • Hans Lüders
  • Ronald P. Lesser
  • Dudley S. Dinner
  • Harold H. MorrisIII
  • Elaine Wyllie
Part of the Topics in Neurosurgery book series (TINS, volume 2)


Optimal use of evoked potentials (EP) for clinical studies requires a good understanding of its generator sources. Numerous methodologies, many of them interrelated and all with significant limitations, have been used to define the generators of evoked potential peaks. In this chapter, we will discuss and analyze critically these different approaches.


Median Nerve Generator Source Evoke Potential Somatosensory Evoke Potential Posterior Tibial Nerve 
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  • Hans Lüders
  • Ronald P. Lesser
  • Dudley S. Dinner
  • Harold H. MorrisIII
  • Elaine Wyllie

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