Wrist – Hand

Surface Recording Technique, Study from Medial Thenar (MT) Muscle
  • Giuliano Gentili
  • Mario Di Napoli


Original Settings: Sensitivity was 5 mV/division, low-frequency filter was 3 Hz, high-frequency filter was 10 kHz, sweep speed was 5 ms/division, and the machine used was a Medelec Oxford Synergy Instrument. Duration of pulse was not specified.


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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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