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Wrist – Hand

Surface Recording Technique, Study from Abductor Pollicis Brevis (APB) Muscle
  • Giuliano Gentili
  • Mario Di Napoli
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Abstract

Original Settings: Sensitivity was 200 μV/division, sweep speed was 5 ms/division and 6.25 ms/division, duration of pulse was 50–200 μs, rate of pulse was 1 Hz, and the machines used were a Medelec MS8 and an MS6 EMG. Low-frequency filter and high-frequency filter were not specified.

Keywords

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Median Nerve Identical Shape Sensory Conduction Grand Total 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giuliano Gentili
    • 1
  • Mario Di Napoli
    • 1
  1. 1.Neurological Service S. Camillo de’ Lellis General HospitalRietiItaly

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