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Surface Recording Technique, Study from First Lumbrical (1L) and Abductor Pollicis Brevis (APB) Muscles
  • Giuliano Gentili
  • Mario Di Napoli
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Abstract

Original Settings: Sensitivity was 0.5–2 mV/division, low-frequency filter was 20 Hz, high-frequency filter was 2 KHz, sweep speed was 2 ms/division, duration of pulse was 0.1–0.2 ms, and the machine used was a TECA TD10 electromyograph.

Keywords

Public Health Healthy Subject Reference Electrode Skin Temperature Original Setting 
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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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